27 June 2000
Gustave Courbet (1819-1877)
signed 'Gustave Courbet' (lower right)
oil on canvas
15 x 18¼ in. (38.2 x 46.3 cm.)
Painted circa 1860
Tore Gerschman, Stockholm (1970).
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R. Fernier, Gustave Courbet, peintre, vol. I, Geneva, 1977, no. 260 (illustrated, p. 271; incorrectly numbered 259).
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