Courtesy of a private collector | Licence: All Rights Reserved
Courtesy of a private collector | Licence: All Rights Reserved

Untitled (Hameau de la Reine, Trianon)

Date

28 September [before 1865]

Collection

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From the Collection

Description

Inscribed on preceding page: "Sept 28 Tirano, Chimney brick / house thatched".
This is a page from a sketchbook referred to as the 'Red Album'. One sketch depicts the Christoffelturm in Bern which was demolished in the 1865 - therefore the sketches are thought to date from before 1865. Contains sketches of Switzerland, France and England.

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Image Credit

Courtesy of a private collector

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Location

Hameau de la Reine, Versailles, France

Country

Tww Comment

The Hameau de la Reine (Queen's Hamlet) is a rustic retreat built for Marie Antoinette in 1783 near the Petit Trianon.