An Artist in his Studio, c. 1770-1799
Unknown (French - late 18th century)
oil on canvas
30 x 37 cm
National Gallery of Canada (no. 15752)
Marks and Labels
– Handwritten number (in felt tip pen) u.l.: “6755”
– Paper label: “Francois Andre Vincent, Portrait of the Artist”
– Paper label: “From: Dr. Julius Boehler, Munich. no 718-11-68
Eduardo Moratilla, Paris, France 
Julius Böhler, Munich, Germany 
National Gallery of Canada, purchased from Julius Böhler 
 Both Pierre Rosenberg and Jacques Foucart of the Louvre, Paris, state that they remember the painting being offered by Paris art dealer Eduardo Moratilla in 1968 [note from J. Foucart to Research Curator Myron Laskin Jr., dated March 9, 1969, NGC curatorial file; letter from P. Rosenberg to Myron Laskin Jr., dated April 11, 1969, NGC curatorial file].
 See note .
 The National Gallery of Canada purchased the work from Munich art dealer Julius Böhler as by François-André Vincent. Accession log [NGC curatorial file].
Research in progress