The National Museum of Western Art

update 03 July 2017

Currently not on display

Hubert Robert [Paris, 1733 - Paris, 1808]

Prison Scene

Materials/Techniquesceramic plate
Size (cm)23 (diameter)
Credit LineDonated by Mr. Daniel Wildenstein
CategoryPaintings
Collection NumberP.1977-0007
Prison Scene

Provenance

Comte Louis Alexandre de Langeron (?); Henriette de Schorstein, Paris (c. 1993); Henri Leroux,c. 1958; sa vente après décès, Paris, Palais Galleria, 23 mars 1968, 84; Daniel Wildenstein, Paris; Donated by Mr. Daniel Wildenstein, Paris, 1978.

Exhibition History

2012
Hubert Robert: Les jardins du Temps, The National Museum of Western Art, 6 March 2012 - 20 May 2012, cat. no. 130

Bibliography

1927
Sainte-Beuve, M. E. Les peintre Hubert Robert sous la terreur. Beaux-arts. 1927, p. 147-149.
1958
Nicolay, Jean. Les assiettes de prison d'Hubert Robert. Connaissance des Arts. Avril, 1958, p. 37, fig. 3.
1979
Annual Bulletin of the National Museum of Western Art. No. 12 (1977), 1979, New acquisitions (Catalogue). pp. 28-29, repr.
1979
The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo: Catalogue of paintings. Tokyo, The National Museum of Western Art, 1979, no. 245, repr.
1989
Hubert Robert et la Révolution (exh. cat.). Musée de Valence, 1989, p. 84, repr.

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