X. A Merry Company in a Park Landscape

Entered July 2021

Fig 1 

Whereabouts unknown

Oil on canvas 

10.5 x 104 cm



Amsterdam, Christie’s, sale, January 24, 2006, lot 23: After Jean-Antoine Watteau, A Merry Company in a Park Landscape, est. €2,000-3,000. Sold for €2,100 plus premium.




Unidentified artist, A Merry Company in a Park Landscape.


Nicolas Lancret, La Danse entre les deux fontaines, oil on canvas, 208 x 230. Dresden, Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister.

This paintings is not after Watteau but, rather, it is a faithful copy of a well-known composition by Nicolas Lancret, the Danse entre les deux fontaines. This explains the inscripiton on the reverse side: "Kopie nach No 784 der Gemäldegalerie zu Dresden. 1922 7."