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Laurent Jacquot-Defrance (b. Perthus 1874, d. Rom 1902)

“Hercule entre le Vice et la Vertu”. The choice of Hercules. Signed and dated Jacquot-Defrance 1894 and with dedication “A Monsieur Bourdon, bien cordialement”. Oil on canvas. 56×70 cm.

The work “Hercule entre le Vice et la Vertu” (1899), which this painting is related to, is located at the Hyacinthe Rigaud Museum in Perpignan, France.

Provenance: Bruun Rasmussen auction 602, 1994 no. 437.

Condition

Retouches/repairs. Numerous crackles. Some minor peelings, mainly along edges. In need of cleaning.

Auction

Paintings, furniture and varia, 8 June 2020

Category
Estimate

15,000–20,000 kr.

Price realised

Not sold