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Title

A merry jest

circa 1880


Artist

Charles Soulacroix

France, Italy

06 Jul 1825 - 1889


Details


Alternative title

Un jeu d'esprit


Date

circa 1880


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

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.


Credit

Gift of Lady Salomons in memory of Sir Julian E. Salomons K.C. 1909


Location

Not on display


Accession number

5907


Artist information

Charles Soulacroix

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Provenance


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


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


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