The See-Saw

This canvas forms the pair to a painting in the Toledo Museum of Art entitled Blind Man’s Buff (Le Colin-Maillard). Both were in the collection of Baron Saint-Julien in Paris in whose posthumous sale they were sold in 1784 for 500 livres. It would seem that the two canvases were acquired by the dealer Le Brun and that they appeared again on the art market two years later at the posthumous sale of …