Artist Louis Andre Gabriel Bouchet, French, 1759-1842
  • Three Sisters
Date 1812
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 44 1/2 × 28 1/2 inches (113 × 72.4 cm)
Framed: 54 × 38 1/8 × 4 inches (137.2 × 96.8 × 10.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Leo M. Butzel in memory of his wife
Accession Number 55.3
Department European Painting
Not On View
Signed Signed, lower left, partial signature.
1930, Leo M. Butzel (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1955-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Heil, W. Catalogue of Paintings in the Permanent Collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts, vol. 1. Detroit, 1930, no. 18.

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Collars and Cuffs: The Politics of Fashion in European Portraiture 1630-1880. Exh. cat., Michigan Statewide Touring Exhibition. Michigan, 2000-2001, [traveled to Rochester Hills, Battle Creek, Midland, Traverse City, Port Huron, Saint Joseph].