The Swing

Artist: Hubert Robert (French, Paris 1733–1808 Paris)

Medium: Oil on canvas

Dimensions: 68 1/4 x 34 5/8 in. (173.4 x 87.9 cm)

Classification: Paintings

Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917

Accession Number: 17.190.27


From a set of six paintings made for the salle des bains of the comte d'Artois, Louis XVI's youngest brother, at the château de Bagatelle near Paris.