6 February 2007
Henri Fantin-Latour (1836-1904)
signed and dated 'Fantin. 87' (lower left)
oil on canvas
21¾ x 18 3/8 in. (55 x 46.7 cm.)
Painted in 1887
Mrs. Edwin Edwards, London.
F. and J. Tempelaere, Paris.
Galerie Bonjean, Paris.
César de Hauke & Paul Brame, Paris.
Gillis de Coninck.
Mr and Mrs Bernard J. Lande, by 1960.
Mr and Mrs A. Bronfman, Montreal, and thence by descent to their son.
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Mme Fantin-Latour, Catalogue de l'Oeuvre complet de Fantin-Latour, Paris, 1911, p. 136, no. 1304.
Montreal, Museum of Fine Arts, Canada collects European Painting 1860-1960, October - November 1960, no. 202.
Galerie Brame & Lorenceau will include this painting in their forthcoming Fantin-Latour catalogue raisonné.
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Please note that the last line of provenance should read as follows and not as stated in the catalogue: 'Mr. & Mrs. Bernard J. Lande, Montreal, by 1960, and thence by descent to their son.
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