Description & Technical information

Date:  1906
Period:  20th century
Origin:  France
Medium: Oil on cardboard mounted on wood, verso cradled
Dimensions: 48 x 61 cm (18⁷/₈ x 24 inches)
Provenance: Ernest Coquelin Cadet, Paris; Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 26 May 1909, lot 43
Henry Bernstein, Paris (1909); Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 8 June 1911, lot 32
Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Paris (1911) (inv. no. 18844)
Édouard Vuillard, Paris (May 1919)
Reid and Lefevre, London The Lefevre Gallery (Alex. Reid & Lefevre, Ltd.), London (1927)
Royan Middelton, Ècossee (Scotland) (1950)
The Lefevre Gallery (Alex. Reid & Lefevre, Ltd.), London (1960)
Charles W. Engelhard Jr., Far Hills, New Jersey
Wildenstein Gallery, New York
Salis & Vertes, Salzburg - Zurich
Private collection, North Rhine-Westphalia
Literature: A. Salomon and G. Cogeval, Vuillard, The Inexhaustible Glance, Critical Catalogue of the Paintings and Pastels, Volume II, Milan 2003, p. 893, no. VIII-135 (illustrated in colour)
Exhibitions: London, The Lefevre Gallery, IX. ad XX. Century French Paintings and Drawings, 1961, Kat.-Nr. 22 (Abb.)
New York, Gallery Wildenstein, Masterpieces in Bloom, 5. April - 5. Mai 1973, Nr. 67
Tokyo, Matsuzakaya Department Store, Masterpieces of European Art, 1973/1974, Kat. S. 48 (Farbabb.)
Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints