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1956.602
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 Charles de La Fosse (French, 1636 - 1716)
St. John the Evangelist
Medium: black, red, and white chalk
Measurements: Sheet: 42cm x 26.2cm
Date: c. 1700-1702
1956.602 | Gift of Alida di Nardo in memory of her husband, Antonio di Nardo
 Provenance
Unknown eighteenth-century? collector (inventory number with flourish on verso corresponds to similar numbers on other sheets by artist, see Vercier 2000, 150). Rémi Valdemar Chardey (1813-?), Le Havre; [sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 14-16 May 1877, no. 353: "vingt-six beaux Dessins au crayon noir et à la sanguine: Composition, Têtes d'expression, Études de nus et de draperies" (inscription on verso notes sheet was part of this lot)]. (On Chardey, see Vercier 2000, 136; Hedley 2001 notes that drawings by La Fosse with the Charday provenance are often in poor condition and show water damage. A pronounced water stain on the Cleveland sheet, visible in all previous photographs, was removed for this exhibition.) Mr. and Mrs. Antonio di Nardo, Cleveland.
       
1971.102
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 Laurent de La Hyre (French, 1606 - 1656)
The Kiss of Peace and Justice
Medium: oil on canvas
Measurements: Framed: 68.5cm x 89cm x 6.5cm, Unframed: 54.9cm x 76.2cm
Date: 1654
1971.102 | John L. Severance Fund
 Provenance
Evrard Titon du Tillet, Paris, probably 1762; Randon de Boisset, Receveur General des Finances, Paris (sale: Paris, February 27—March 25, 1777, no. 170); Joulin [Joullain?]; Marquis de Sabran; purchased by J. B. P. Lebrun in 1796 for Mr. Codman (see Literature, 1935); (sale: Christie's, London, November 27,1970, no. 52, illus., and dated 1659); Lady Nathan; [Cyril Humphris, London). John L. Severance Fund, 1971.
       
1951.454
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 Georges de La Tour (French, 1593 - 1652)
Saint Peter Repentant
Medium: oil on canvas
Measurements: Framed: 140.3cm x 119.1cm x 7cm, Unframed: 114cm x 95cm
Date: 1645
1951.454 | Gift of the Hanna Fund
 Provenance
Possibly Alleyn's College of God's Gift, Dulwich, Surrey, until 1857;

Reverend William Lucas Chafy, until 1878, by inheritance to his heirs;

Heirs of Reverend Chafy, Bath, Somerset, until May 1951;

[Marshall Spink, London];

[M. Knoedler & Co., New York], sold to the Cleveland Museum of Art, 1951.
       
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 Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French, 1704 - 1788)
Jacques Dumont, called Le Romain
Medium: black and white chalk with pastel
Measurements: Sheet: 30.8cm x 20.8cm
Date: c. 1742
1983.89 | John L. Severance Fund
 Provenance
Camille Marcille; [his sale, Drouot, Paris, 6-7 March 1876, no. 152: "Portrait de Dumont le Romain. Il est vu de trois quarts, regardant à droite, et coiffé d'un fichu noué au haut du front. Dessin sur papier bleu au crayon noire rehaussé de blanc. H., 0m, 30. L., 0m, 20."; purchased by "Groult" for 300 F (annotated copy in Frick Library, New York)]. Edmond and Jules de Goncourt (Lugt 1089, stamped twice, lower right); [Goncourt sale, Paris, 15-17 February 1897, no. 157: "Il est vu de trois quarts, tourné à droite, un mazulipatan noué sur la tête. Préparation sur papier bleu, aux trois crayons"]; bought by Paulme for 2,100 F (annotated catalogue); Marquis de Biron; [his sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 9-11 June 1914, no. 38 (repr.), for 11,500 F]. Gaston Le Breton; [his sale, 2 July 1922, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, no. 91, pl. ix]; purchased by Ducrey for 14,000 F (according to Launay 1991); private collection, 1935 ("A Mme X," in Copenhagen 1935, 86, no. 276); [Sotheby's, London, 18 November 1982, no. 50, 43 (repr.)]; [David Carritt, Ltd., London.].
       
1936.18
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 Konrad Laib
Adoration of the Magi
Medium: oil on panel
Measurements: Image: 98cm x 61.6cm, Framed: 111cm x 75cm x 7.5cm, Unframed: 100.2cm x 64cm
Date: early 1440s
1936.18 | Delia E. Holden and L. E. Holden Funds
 Provenance
E. Proehl, Amsterdam (1926); (A. S. Drey, Munich and New York)
       
1992.2
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 Gerard de Lairesse (Flemish, 1641 - 1711)
Hermes Ordering Calypso to Release Odysseus
Medium: oil on canvas
Measurements: Framed: 118.5cm x 140cm x 9cm, Unframed: 91.4cm x 113.7cm
Date: c. 1670
1992.2 | Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt Fund
 Provenance
J. Singer (London, England) 1946;

Private collection (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) (sold, Christies, New York 9 October 1991, no. 195, to Johnny van Haeften);

Johnny van Haeften (London, England), sold to the Cleveland Museum of Art, 1992.
       
1970.31
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 Nicolas de Largillierre (French, 1656 - 1746)
Portrait of Anne Louis Goislard de Montsabert, Comte de Richbourg-le- Toureil
Former title: Anne Louis Goislard de Montsabert, Comte de Richbourg-le- Toureil
Former title: Anne Louis Goislard de Montsabert
Medium: oil on canvas
Measurements: Framed: 108.5cm x 91.5cm x 11cm, Unframed: 80.6cm x 63.8cm
Date: 1734
1970.31 | Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt Fund
 Provenance
Anne Louis Goislard de Montsabert and the Montsabert family, until ca. 1880;

Comte Andre de Ganay;

Charles Fairfax Murray;

[Thomas Agnew & Sons, 1905];

Calouste S. Gulbenkian, 1907;

[Thomas Agnew & Sons, 1907];

Charles Fairfax Murray (sale: Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, June 15, 1914, to Bousquet);

[Cailleux, Paris, 1959-1966];

Ernest Kanzler, Detroit;

[Eugene V.Thaw, New York]
       
1996.300
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 Jean Lecomte du Nouÿ (French, 1842 - 1923)
Sketch for "The Oriental Dream"
Former title: The Oriental's Dream (Sketch for the Painting "Cosrou's Dream")
Medium: oil on fabric
Measurements: Unframed: 12.4cm x 19.6cm
Date: before 1904
1996.300 | Sundry Purchase Fund
 Provenance
The artist's descendants. Galerie Hahn, Paris, by 1995. Galerie Sanct Lucas, Vienna. Purchased by the CMA in 1996.
       
1991.173
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 Jean Lecomte du Nouÿ (French, 1842 - 1923)
A Eunuch's Dream
Foreign title: Un rêve d'eunuque
Medium: oil on wood
Measurements: Framed: 54cm x 74.5cm x 5.5cm, Unframed: 39.3cm x 65.4cm
Date: 1874
1991.173 | Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Mrs. Noah L. Butkin
 Provenance
Possibly Paris sale, Drouot, collection of F. J., 23 March 1877 (lot 37), Le Kieff du Schériff (Souvenir d'Orient), 40 x 65 cm, ff 11,500. (The auction catalogue gives a precise description of the man, which matches the cma painting precisely, although no mention of the female figure is made. The title, which means "the sleep of the prince," coincides with a title listed for the year 1873 in Montgailhard 1906, 118. The painting in this sale could refer to that work or to the Cleveland painting, which was then given the wrong title in that catalogue.) New York sale, Sotheby's, Parke-Bernet, 28 April 1977 (lot 209, repr.), La reve [sic], $8,000. Mr. and Mrs. Noah L. Butkin, Cleveland. Given to the CMA on 16 December 1991.
       
1981.16
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 Fernand Léger (French, 1881 - 1955)
The Aviator
Foreign title: L'aviateur
Medium: oil on canvas
Measurements: Framed: 90.48cm x 117.16cm x 7cm, Unframed: 65cm x 92cm
Date: 1920
1981.16 | Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund
 Provenance
D. H. Kahnweiler, Paris; Alfred Flechtheim, Berlin; Kofler-Herni coll.; (Galerie Beyeler, Basel); (Perls Galleries, New York)
       
1986.74
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 Frederic Leighton (British, 1830 - 1896)
David: "Oh, that I had wings like a Dove! For then would I fly away, and be at rest." Psalm 55:6
Medium: oil on fabric
Measurements: Framed: 125cm x 152.4cm x 4.5cm, Unframed: 96.5cm x 122.5cm
Date: 1865
1986.74 | Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund
 Provenance
Possibly Henry Graves & Co., London sale, Christie's, 7 March 1868. James Leathart by 1884, London sale, Christie's, 19 June 1897 (lot 39), 130 gns. to Colnaghi. Different Properties, London sale, Christie's, 21 July 1919 (lot 121), £50.80 to Sampson. Peter Nahum, London. Purchased by the CMA in 1986.
       
1952.566
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 Jean-Baptiste II Lemoyne (French, 1704 - 1778)
Portrait of Melle de Vandeul
Former title: Bust of a Woman
Medium: terracotta on a marble base
Measurements: Overall: 63.5cm x 33cm
Date: 1700s
1952.566 | John L. Severance Fund
 Provenance
Bouet (Paris, France)

César M. de Hauke (Paris, France), sold to the Cleveland Museum of Art, 1952.
       
1964.288
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 Nicolas-Bernard Lépicié (French, 1735 - 1784)
Woman Reading
Medium: oil on canvas
Measurements: Framed: 64cm x 55cm x 5cm, Unframed: 46.3cm x 37.8cm
Date: 1769
1964.288 | Severance and Greta Millikin Collection
 Provenance
[Cailleux, Paris, 1960]; Mr. and Mrs. Severance Millikin, Cleveland. Severance and Greta Millikin Collection, 1964.
       
1980.269
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 Léon Augustin Lhermitte (French, 1844 - 1925)
River Marne at Chartère
Medium: pastel
Measurements: Framed: 94.3cm x 124.2cm x 8cm, Overall: 69cm x 99cm
Date: 1904
1980.269 | Bequest of Noah L. Butkin
 Provenance
(Boussod-Valadon, Paris); (New York sale 1976)
       
1972.119
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 John Linnell (British, 1792 - 1882)
Noah: The Eve of the Deluge
Medium: oil on canvas
Measurements: Framed: 168.5cm x 242.5cm x 9.5cm, Unframed: 146cm x 221cm
Date: 1848
1972.119 | Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt Fund
 Provenance
Sold to Joseph Gillott, Birmingham, in May 1847 before the work was completed, for £1,000. London sale, Christie's, 19-20 and 26-27 April, 3-4 May 1872 (lot 137), The Eve of the Deluge, for £1,092 to J. Rhodes for Angus, 1st Lord Holden, Nun Appleton House, Bolton Percy. Holden sale, Christie's, London, 18 July 1913 (lot 64), for £180 to Bale. Mrs. C. Hunter. London sale, Sotheby's, Belgravia, 22 February 1972 (lot 98), for £4,100 to Jeremy Maas, with Herner Wengraf, London. Purchased by the CMA in 1972.
       
1946.464
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 Jean-Etienne Liotard (Swiss, 1702 - 1789)
Portrait of a French Actress
Medium: pastel
Measurements: Unframed: 63.8cm x 48.2cm
Date: c. 1746
1946.464 | Gift of Edward B. Greene
 Provenance
Adrian Hope (1909); (Arnold Seligmann, Rey & Co., Paris, 1939); E. B. Greene
       
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 Filippo Lippi (Italian, c. 1406 - 1469)
The Funeral of Saint Stephen
Alternate title: Celebration of the Relics of Saint Stephen
Medium: pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash with traces of stylus over traces of black chalk
Measurements: Sheet: 24.9cm x 19.3cm, Secondary Support: 24.9cm x 19.3cm
Date: c. 1460
1947.70 | John L. Severance Fund
 Provenance
Possibly Giorgio Vasari, Arezzo (according to Ragghiante Collobi 1971, who suggested that the sheet may have been part of Vasari's Libro de'Disegni based on Vasari's statement in his Lives that drawings by Filippo Lippi of the chapel in Prato were in his "book of drawings"). Paul Oswald, Locarno, Switzerland. Carl O. Schniewind, Zurich and Chicago, 1922. Dr. August Maria Klipstein, Berne. Possibly Simon Maller, Budapest, 1935 (letter from Bernard Bereson).

From here forward, the provenance is from a letter (cma files) to Henry Francis from Dr. F. A. Drey: Ludwig Rosenthal, Berne (Ludwig Rosenthal did not recognize the drawing as one that he had owned when he visited the museum 22 June 1967). Dr. F. A. Drey, Munich, 1936; [Colnaghi, London, 1936]; Colonel Norman Colville, London; [Colnaghi, London]. [Richard H. Zinser, Long Island, New York].
       
1971.100
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 Johann Liss (German, c. 1597 - 1630/31)
Cupid (Amor)
Medium: oil on canvas
Measurements: Framed: 108cm x 86cm x 6.5cm, Unframed: 87.7cm x 65.7cm
Date: c. 1630
1971.100 | Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund
 Provenance
Alessandro Basevi, Genoa (1947);

(Heim, London), sold to the Cleveland Museum of Art, 1971.
       
1989.248
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 Dirck van der Lisse
Mercury and Argus in a Landscape
Medium: oil on copper
Measurements: Framed: 62cm x 79cm x 7cm, Unframed: 37cm x 49.2cm
Date: c. 1635
1989.248 | Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. Millikin
 Provenance
(Colnaghi, London, 1967).

Severance and Greta Millikin, Cleveland, upon his death, by inheritance to Greta Millikin.

Greta Millikin, upon her death, held in trust by the estate,

Estate of Greta Millikin, by bequest to the Cleveland Museum of Art, 1989.
       
1968.20
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 workshop of Stefan Lochner
Virgin Crowned by Angels
Medium: oil on wood
Measurements: Framed: 68.5cm x 47.5cm x 7.5cm, Unframed: 50.5cm x 29.2cm
Date: c. 1450 or later
1968.20 | John L. Severance Fund
 Provenance
Kuno Kocherthaler, Berlin; (Pinakos, New York)
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