13 May 1999
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901)
Toulouse-Lautrec, H. de
Portrait de femme
signed with monogram and dated '1881' (lower left)
watercolor on paper
10 x 7 in. (25.5 x 17.8 cm.)
Painted in 1881
Tapi de Cleyran, Paris
Madame Katia Granoff
Anon. sale, Versailles, 1 June 1975, lot 87bis (acquired by the present owner)
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M. Joyant, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec 1864-1901, Paris, 1926, vol. II, p. 182.
M.G. Dortu, Toulouse-Lautrec et son oeuvre, New York, 1971, p. 490, no. A.171 (illustrated, p. 491).
A photo-certificate from M.G. Dortu dated Paris, 29 November 1956 accompanies the watercolor.
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