7 November 2007
Henry Moret (1856-1913)
Port Louis, France
signed and dated 'Henry Moret -1895-' (lower right)
oil on canvas
21¼ x 25¾ in. (54 x 65.4 cm.)
Painted in 1895
Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris (acquired from the artist, December 1895).
Durand-Ruel Galleries, New York (acquired from the above, April 1897). Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris (acquired from the above, June 1897).
Alayer collection (before 1950).
Galerie Meissner, Zurich.
Acquired by the family of the present owner, circa 1940s.
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Brussels, La Libre Esthétique, 1895.
New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Paintings by Henry Moret, November 1901, no. 8.
Ohio, Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts, 1924.
Jean-Yves Rolland will include this painting in his forthcoming Moret catalogue raisonné.
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