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Painting by Melchior Blanchard – 1865

This painting has been reproduced from a copy of an auction catalogue dated 1992 and entitled, “Portraits de Musiciens, Collection Isabelle Prouvost”; it is in our own collection (see below). The painting is lot no. 52 in the catalogue.

This original portrait was acquired by the Hector Berlioz Museum in an auction held in Paris in May 2010. The Érard piano in the picture was acquired by the Museum in 2015. 

 

catalogue

Portraits de Musiciens, Collection Isabelle Prouvost – front cover
Drouot-Richelieu December 1992 auction catalogue

 

catalogue

Portraits de Musiciens, Collection Isabelle Prouvost – title page
Drouot-Richelieu December 1992 auction catalogue

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