Philippe de Champaigne
oil on canvas
225 x 161.6 cm (88 9/16 x 63 5/8 in)
Jean François Joly de Fleury [d. 1702], the son-in-law of the sitter;  the Joly de Fleury family; by inheritance to the de Buttet family, Bourget du Lac, Savoie; sold 1950 to (Rosenberg and Stiebel, Inc., New York);  sold 1950 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; gift 1952 to NGA.  Madeleine Talon, youngest daughter of the sitter, married Joly in 1664; she died in 1684. See Guglielmo Gola, letter to Perry Cott, 6 January 1958, in NGA curatorial files.  Provenance provided to the Kress Foundation by Rosenberg and Stiebel; see Kress collection records, in NGA curatorial files.