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An image of A merry jest by Charles Soulacroix
Alternate image of A merry jest by Charles Soulacroix

Charles Soulacroix

(France, Italy 06 Jul 1825 – 1889)

A merry jest
Alternative title:
Un jeu d'esprit
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

86.3 x 68.6 cm stretcher; 120.0 x 101.7 x 13.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r., red paint "F. Soulacroix...". Not dated.
Gift of Lady Salomons in memory of Sir Julian E. Salomons K.C. 1909
Accession number
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Lady Salomons, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Gift of Lady Salomons 1909

Bibliography (1)

Anna Waldmann, Renée Free and Nicholas Draffin, Salon and Académie: the charm of tradition: a catalogue of nineteenth-century European salon works, Sydney, 1984, (illus.). no catalogue numbers

Exhibition history (1)

Salon and Academie: the charm of tradition, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Nov 1984–May 1985