Please note title should read:
Rgodia, Lyric Artist; Portrait of Madame Barbary
This painting was executed circa 1877-78.
Private Collection, France.
Galerie Albert Loeb, Paris, 7 November 1967.
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 7 November 1967-31August 1981.
Estate of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1981-1986.
Sauveur Stammenga will include this painting in his forthcoming catalogue raisonn on the artist and has confirmed the authenticity of this lot.