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ID: 700002160Record Type: Movable Work
Images: 1
Before the Ball (painting (visual work); Jean-François de Troy (French, 1679 - 1752) (French Artis...; 1735; J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los A...; 84.PA.668)
Titles:
Before the Ball (preferred,C,U,English-P,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
painting (visual work) [300033618] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
paintings (preferred)

Creation Date: 1735

Creator Display:
Jean-François de Troy (French, 1679 - 1752) (French Artist) [preferred,JPGM]
Troy, Jean François de (French painter and draftsman, 1679-1752) [500022010]
Locations:
Current: J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500329598] J. Paul Getty Museum, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 84.PA.668
Other: Creation: Paris [7008038] Île-de-France (region (administrative division)), France (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Other: Former: France [1000070] Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: Oil on canvas
oil paint (paint) [300015050]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by function>, coating (material), <coating by form>, paint (coating), <paint by composition or origin>)
canvas [300014078]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by form>, <materials by physical form>, <fiber and fiber products>, fiber products, textile materials, <textile materials by process or technique>)

Dimensions: Unframed: 83 x 65.4 cm (32 11/16 x 25 3/4 in.); Framed [outer dim]: 106 x 91.4 x 11.4 cm (41 3/4 x 36 x 4 1/2 in.)
Cultures:
French (preferred)

Style/Period/Group/Movement:
Rococo [300021155] (preferred,style)
.....(Styles and Periods Facet, Styles and Periods, <styles| periods| and cultures by region>, European, <Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods>)
Baroque [300021147] (style)
.....(Styles and Periods Facet, Styles and Periods, <styles| periods| and cultures by region>, European, <Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods>)

General Subject:
genre (preferred )
human figure(s)

Specific Subjects:
socializing [300379719]
.....(Activities Facet, Functions (Hierarchy Name), functions (activities), <functions by specific context>, social functions) (AAT)
toilette (activity) [300379165]
.....(Activities Facet, Physical and Mental Activities, physical activities, <physical activities by specific context>, <personal and passive activities>) (AAT)
reality [300379727]
.....(Associated Concepts Facet, Associated Concepts, social science concepts, psychological concepts) (AAT)
ball (party) [300069619]
.....(Activities Facet, Events (Hierarchy Name), events (activities), parties (events)) (AAT)

Provenance: Germain-Louis de Chauvelin, marquis de Grosbois and garde des Sceaux, about 1735 - 1737 Salomon-Pierre Prousteau, by 1757 - 1769 Jacques Langlier, 1769 - Private Collection, - 1812 Thomas Pares, 1812 - 1824 John Pares, 1824 - 1833 Thomas Pares, 1833 - 1866 Thomas Henry Pares, 1866 - 1878 Edward Henry Pares, 1878 - possibly 1893 Morton Lee, Esq., - 1948 Wildenstein & Co., Inc. (New York), 1948 - 1984
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Before the Ball........ [JPGM]
........ J. Paul Getty Museum database for collections (2000-)
Subject: ....... [JPGM,VP]
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