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Marguerite and Faust in the garden
1846

Medium
oil on canvas
Measurements
216.5 × 135.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
France
Inscription
inscribed in brown paint l.r.: Ary Scheffer. 1846
Accession Number
2007.394
Department
International Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased in memory of Dorothy Hicks with funds donated by Ian Hicks AM and family, 2007
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
19th Century European Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International
Provenance

Exhibited Salon, Paris, 1846, no. 1602; purchased by Susse fréres (dealer), Paris 1846; collection of Eugene, Freiherr von Lotzbeck, Munich; thence by descent, recorded in collection inventory, 1927, no. 16; private collection, England, by 1990; private collection, New York; with Matthiesen Gallery, London; collection of John Schaeffer, before 2007; from whom purchased for the NGV, 2007.