Portrait of Jan Ladislav Dussek by Henri-Pierre Danloux

The composer is depicted lounging at his piano.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
52 x 56 cm
Art Fund grant:
£6,000 ( Total: £38,500)
Acquired in:
1999
Vendor:
Galerie Cailleux

there is table with a vase of flowers beside a window on the left and a painting hangs above the piano. The sitter gazes out of the window and rests his left hand on the piano keys.

Provenance

In the collection of Mme Jeannel, 1910; purchased by the vendor at the sale at Drouot, Montaigne 22/6/1990

Venue details

Royal College of Music Museum Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, LONDON London SW7 2BS 020 7591 4346 www.rcm.ac.uk/museum

Entry details

Free to all

Please note: closed for refurbishment until 2019. 

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