Jean-Baptiste Pigalle (1714 -1785)

Venus and Mercury Private collection

Provenance: Fermier Général Bouret de Vézelay, 1762, from whom purchased; Marquisd’Aligre, by descent; Marquis de Pomereu, 1801, by descent in the family until 1977; Rosenberg& Stiebel, New York, 1977, until purchased by Barbara Piasecka Johnson, 1980