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Philippe de Champaigne
Omer Talon

K1837
1554
French
1649
oil on canvas
Painting
225 x 161.6 cm (88 9/16 x 63 5/8 in)
Jean Fran├žois Joly de Fleury [d. 1702], the son-in-law of the sitter; [1] 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); [2] sold 1950 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; gift 1952 to NGA. [1] 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. [2] Provenance provided to the Kress Foundation by Rosenberg and Stiebel; see Kress collection records, in NGA curatorial files.
1952.5.35
1837
1114
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