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The generosity of the Chevalier Bayard
(Générosité du chevalier Bayard)
(1814)

Medium
oil on canvas
Measurements
38.1 × 46.0 cm
Accession Number
2011.401
Department
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
Not on display
Provenance

Exhibited Salon, Paris, 1814, no. 370, lent by the artist's family in memory of the artist; private collection, France, before 1996; private collection, New York, before 1996; with The Matthiesen Gallery & Stair Sainty Matthiesen (dealer), London, by 1996 until 2011; presented by Patrick Matthiesen and The Matthiesen Gallery, to the NGV, 2011.



Exhibited: Salon, Paris, 1814, no. 370, lent by the artist’s family in memory of the artist; Romance and Chivalry: History and Literature reflected in nineteenth-century French Painting, The Matthiesen Gallery & Stair Sainty Matthiesen Inc. (touring), 1996–97, no. 21; Napoleon and his age, Nassau County Museum of Art, New York, 28 January– 29 April 2001