2 November 2011
Emile Bernard (1868-1941)
signed and dated 'E. Bernard 1890' (lower left)
oil on canvas
35 x 47 in. (88.9 x 119.4 cm.)
Painted in 1890
Anon. sale, Sotheby & Co., London, 5 July 1973, lot 37.
M. Schlinoff (acquired at the above sale).
Anon. sale, Christie's, London, 9 April 1976, lot 213.
Norton Simon, Los Angeles (acquired at the above sale).
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1977.
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J.-J. Luthi, Emile Bernard, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 1982, p. 40, no. 253 (illustrated, p. 41).
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