Owner: Eugene de Rothschild — Paris, France
Collection: (R) Rothschild
Inventory No.: R 62
Kiste Nr. H 9
Artist: Antoine Watteau (1684-1721)
Medium: Paintings
Title: "Le Corgneur"
Description: Galante Gruppe im Park. Stehender Gitarrespieler, in rotem Gewand; neben ihm links lagernde Dame in dekolletiertem Kleid mit Fächer, hinter ihr lagernder junger Flötist.
AGF/Spa Dr.v.I.
Oel auf Lwd.
33,5 x 25,5 cm
Verbleib: AH.
Provenance and Comments: This object was packed into a crate and transferred to the Jeu de Paume for Goering to eventually transfer to Hitler. Offered to be part of an exhibit organized by the CRA in 1946.
Archival Sources: RG 260 M1943 Reel 17 NARA; Bundesarchiv, B323/280; RV 7, RV 103, MAEE, Paris, France
Measurements: 33,5 x 25,5 cm
Transfer place: German Embassy, Paris
Transfer place: Jeu de Paume
Transfer place: H. G.
Transfer place: Adolf Hitler
Linz No.: 1484
Munich No.: 1394
Repatriated to France? Yes
Repatriation date: 1945-09-20
Restituted? Yes