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Pascal Paoli
Pascal Paoli
Artist:
Date:
1768
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Oil On Canvas
Dimensions:
80 3/4 x 57 1/4 in. (205.1 x 145.4 cm)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Provenance:

Commissioned in 1767 by James
Boswell (17251807), London and
Auchinleck, Ayreshire, Scotland

Descended in family to Mr. and Mrs. John P. D. Boswell, Auchinleck, by 19571974

[Thomas Agnew & Sons, London,
I 1974]
John D. Rockefeller 3rd and
Blanchette Hooker Rockefeller,
New York, 1974—1979
FAMSF, 1979.7.8

Accession Number:
1979.7.8
Acquisition Date:
1979-04-05
Credit Line:

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd

Exhibition History:

Exhibited in Florence, Italy, while Benbridge en route from Corsica to London, at the request of the grand duke of Tuscany, 1769
Exhibited in Leghorn, Italy, en route to London, 1769
London, Christie's Great Room,
Exhibition of the Free Society of
Artists, 1769, exh. no. 258

London, National Portrait Gallery, Mr. Boswell, 1967, exh. no. 24

Washington, D.C., National Portrait Gallery, Henry Benbridge, 17431812: American Portrait Painter, 1971, exh. no. 40

San Francisco 1976, exh. no. 6

FAMSF, A Gentleman's Finery(TEX), 1985, no publ.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”