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Jean Siméon Chardin
The Attentive Nurse

K1838
2078
French
1747
oil on canvas
Painting
46.2 x 37 cm (18 3/16 x 14 9/16 in)
Acquired from the artist by Prince Joseph Wenzel of Liechtenstein [1696-1772], Austrian ambassador to France, 1737-1741; by descent through the Princes of Liechtenstein, Vienna and later Vaduz, until at least 1948; (Frederick Mont, Inc., New York); purchased 1 November 1950 by the Samuel H. Kress Collection, New York; [1] gift 1952 to NGA. [1] The invoice from Frederick Mont to the Kress Foundation is dated 1 November 1950 (copy in NGA curatorial files).
1952.5.37
1838
1116
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