Time Clipping Cupid's Wings

Time Clipping Cupid's Wings

1694
Artist
Pierre Mignard, French, 1612-1695
Country
France
painting
Oil paint on canvas
T. Edward and Tullah Hanley by exchange and Mr. and Mrs. Charles P. Gallagher
2000.201
Pierre Mignard (French). Time Clipping Cupid's Wings. 1694. Oil paint on canvas. T. Edward and Tullah Hanley by exchange and Mr. and Mrs. Charles P. Gallagher. 2000.201.
Dimensions
height: 26 in, 66.0400 cm; width: 21.25 in, 53.9750 cm; frame height: 32 1/4 in, 81.9150 cm; frame width: 27 1/2 in, 69.8500 cm; image height: 25 in, 63.5000 cm; image width: 20.188 in, 51.2775 cm
Inscription
[lower right] P. Mignard pinxit 1694/Aetatis 82.
Department
European and American Art Before 1900
Collection
European Painting and Sculpture before 1900
Known Provenance
Defferre family by the 1920's; Jacques Defferre [1910-?] by inheritance [from his great-uncle]; purchased Dec. 1995 at (Eric Beaussant & Pierre-Yves Lefèvre, Paris) from Jacques Defferre by (Stiebel, Inc., New York); purchased Nov. 2000 from (Stiebel, Inc., New York) by the Denver Art Museum. Provenance research is on-going at the Denver Art Museum and we will post information as it becomes available. Please e-mail provenance@denverartmuseum.org, if you have questions, or if you have additional information to share with us.