27 October 2014
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF EDGAR M. BRONFMAN
Jean-Jacques Henner (French, 1829-1905)
Nymphe couchée. Grand réplique.
signed 'JJ HENNER.' (lower right)
oil on canvas
20¾ x 29 in. (52.7 x 73.6 cm.)
Painted circa 1896
with Arthur Tooth & Sons, New York, 1896.
Florence J. Gould, New York.
Her estate sale; Sotheby's, New York, 25 April 1985, lot 113, as Nu allongé dans la fôret.
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I. de Lannoy, Jean-Jacques Henner: Catalogue Raisonné, vol. 2, London, 2008, p. 208, no. C.1226.
We are grateful to Isabelle de Lannoy for confirming the authenticity of this work on the basis of a photograph.
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