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The generosity of the Chevalier Bayard
(Générosité du chevalier Bayard)

oil on canvas
38.1 × 46.0 cm
Accession Number
International Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Patrick Matthiesen and The Matthiesen Gallery, London to commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the National Gallery of Victoria, 2011
Gallery location
17th & 18th Century Decorative Arts & Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International

Exhibited Salon, Paris, 1814, no. 370, lent by the artist's family in memory of the artist private collection, France private collection, New York exhibited Romance and Chivalry: History and Literature reflected in nineteenth-century French Painting, The Matthiesen Gallery & Stair Sainty Matthiesen Inc. (touring), 1996–97, no. 21 exhibited Napoleon and his age, Nassau County Museum of Art, New York, 28 January– 29 April 2001 with Matthiesen Fine Art (dealer), London, before 2011 by whom gifted to the NGV, 2011