9 May 2013
Georges Rouault (1871-1958)
signed and dated 'G. Rouault 1913' (lower right)
gouache, watercolor and black chalk on paper laid down on card
12¼ x 8 in. (31.1 x 20.3 cm.)
Executed in 1913
Dr. Maurice Girardin, Paris.
Galerie Charpentier, Paris.
James Vigeveno Galleries, Ojai.
Acquired from the above by the late owner, February 1957.
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B. Dorival and I. Rouault, Rouault, L'oeuvre peint, Monte-Carlo, 1988, vol. I, p. 161, no. 559 (illustrated).
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Rouault Exhibition, January-February 1955.
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