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Culture
Germany, 19th century
Title
Sophie Guillemette, Grand Duchess of Baden (1801-1865)
Work Type
Painting
Date
1831
Material
oil on fabric
Measurements
Framed: 57.5 x 46.5 x 10 cm (22 5/8 x 18 5/16 x 3 15/16 in.); Unframed: 39.1 x 28.5 cm (15 3/8 x 11 1/4 in.)
Description
Sophie Guillemette (1801-1865), daughter of Gustavus IV Adolphus of Sweden, was the wife of Grand Duke Leopold of Baden. Winterhalter was her drawing instructor and made several portraits of both the duke and the duchess before leaving for London to become the most celebrated portrait painter of his time.
Signed lower left: Fr. Winterhalter f 1831
Repository
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Collection: Mod Euro - Painting 1800-1960
Department: Modern European Painting and Sculpture
Provenance: Grand Dukes of Baden. London sale, Christie's, 24 November 1978 (lot 74, repr.), Property of a Lady: Portrait of Sophie Guillemette, Grand Duchess of Baden, £5.500, to Hazlitt, Gooden & Fox, Ltd., London. Purchased by the CMA in 1979.
The Thomas L. Fawick Memorial Collection
Accession Number
Source
Image and original data from The Cleveland Museum of Art
License
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File Properties
File Name
1979.43_full.tif
SSID
24614347

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