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Georges Rouault (1871–1958)
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Georges Rouault (1871–1958)

Buste de femme

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Georges Rouault (1871–1958)
Buste de femme
signed 'G.Rouault' (lower right)
oil on card laid down on panel
22 1/8 x 16 3/4 in. (56.2 x 42.5 cm.)
Painted in 1939
Provenance
Lionello Venturi, Rome, by 1961, and thence by descent.
Private collection, London, by 1973, and thence by descent to the present owner.
Literature
B. Dorival & I. Rouault, Rouault, l'oeuvre peint, vol. II, Monaco, 1988, no. 1859, p. 149 (illustrated).
Exhibited
New York, Museum of Modern Art, Georges Rouault, Paintings and Prints, April - June 1945, no. 78, p. 117 (illustrated p. 90; titled 'Turbaned Woman').
Turin, Galleria Civica d'arte moderna, La pittura moderna straniera nelle collezioni private italiane, March - April 1961, no. 113.
Paris, Musée National d'Art Moderne, Georges Rouault, Exposition du centenaire, May - September 1971, no. 49.
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