Sunday, May 3, 2009

Love In The Ancien Régime - Fragonard Frou Frou At The Frick

The Pursuit

Fragonard's Progress Of Love Panels At the Frick

So how did the famous Progress Of Love panels, originally commissioned for Madame du Barry's chateau in Louveciennes, end up in the Frick?
You can read about it in Howard Kissel's WSJ article

About a decade ago I was invited to a private dinner party at this little house. The house was in the process of being restored...I can only imagine what it had looked like with Fragonards or Bouchers hanging on the walls.

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