22 June 2005
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
Henry Moret (1856-1913)
Ramasseuses de goémon à Möelan, Bretagne
signed and dated 'Henry Moret 1900' (lower right)
oil on canvas
25¾ x 36¼ in. (65.4 x 92.1 cm.)
Painted in 1900
Durand-Ruel Gallery, New York (no. 2589).
Frank Thompson, Philadelphia, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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Pennsylvania, The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Loan Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings of the Modern French School, 1920.
Jean-Yves Rolland will include this painting in his forthcoming Moret catalogue raisonné.
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