9 May 2000
Georges Rouault (1871-1958)
oil on board laid down on cradled panel
16 x 22.1/8 in. (40.6 x 56.4 cm.)
Estate of the artist.
Galerie Beyeler, Basel (1962).
Acquired by the present owner, 1981.
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Speculum Artis, 1962 (illustrated on the cover).
Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Georges Rouault, January-March 1962, no. 46 (illustrated in color).
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