NATIONAL MUSEUM, STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN ACQUIRES TWO IMPORTANT FRENCH SCHOOL PAINTINGS FROM ROBILANT + VOENA

January 6, 2011

The National Museum, Stockholm has purchased 'Ulysses recognises Achilles amongst the daughters of Lycomedes', oil on canvas, 81.5 x 114 cm - an important mythological scene by Louis Gauffier (Poitiers 1762 - 1801 Florence), signed 'L.Gauffier Roma 1791'. The Museum has also acquired Henri-Joseph Harpignies' 'View of the Island of Capri', oil on canvas, 94 x 161.3cm, signed 'hjharpignies / 1853'.