London, South Kensington
21 June 2013
Marcel Gromaire (1892-1971)
Le modèlle posant
signed and dated 'Gromaire 1923' (upper left); signed, inscribed and dated 'GROMAIRE Le modèlle posant No.112 1923' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
18 1/8 x 21 5/8 in (46 x 55 cm.)
Painted in 1923
Maurice Giradin, Paris
Anonymous sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 11 December 2000, lot 132.
Anonymous sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 22 June 2009, lot 140.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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F. Gromaire & F. Chibret-Plaussu, Marcel Gromaire, la vie et l'oeuvre, catalogue raisonné des peintures, Paris, 1993, no. 113 (illustrated p.68).
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