The dedicated sculpture section, includes a bronze by Jean-Auguste Barre. Exuding a romantic charm, this portrait of Scipion de Dreux-Brézé is an intimate portrayal of the political orator, the son of the eldest son of Henri Evrard, grand master of ceremonies of France under Louis XVI.

Finally, for the first time, the catalog features a peasant scene by Pieter Brueghel the Younger.

The Flemish painter remains a prominent figure from the late 16th and early 17th century for his innovative compositions and his extreme talent for realism. His use of vibrant colors strongly influenced his contemporaries.

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