The gallery presents a large selection of drawings, framed or in boxes, ranging from the sixteenth to the twentieth century in all European schools. The gallery is now run by four brothers: Augustin, Louis, Matthieu and Patrick de Bayser.
Elisabeth VIGEE-LEBRUN (1755 – 1842)
Black chalk and pastel on formerly blue paper
Inscribed “PP Prudhon” at the lower right
Private collection, Paris. On the back of the backing cardboard, inscribed “Acheté en 1864 par mon père, 40+”
Study for the figure of Juno in the picture painted in 1781 “Juno asking Venus to lend her magic belt”, exhibited at the Salon of 1783