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Past Exhibition

Don Quixote Served by the Girls of the Inn

Painting of Don Quixote at an outdoor table with girls from the Inn

Charles Coypel (French, 1694–1752)
Don Quixote Served by the Girls of the Inn
1751
Oil on canvas
22 7/8 x 28 3/8 in. (58 x 72 cm)
Musée Jacquemart-André, Paris— Institut de France (MJAP-P2379)

Provenance: Probably Charles Coypel, Paris, until 1753 (postmortem sale of the painter, March 27 and following days, 1753, lot 167). Marquis de Véri, Paris, until 1785 (auction sale on December 12, 1785, lot 6). F. de Villars, Paris, until 1868 (auction sale on March 13, 1868, lot 23). Mr. and Mrs. Edouard André, 1886 (acquired in London from Henri Eyre). Given in 1913 with the rest of their collection to the Institut de France.