18 November 2004
Léon Herbo (French, 1850-1907)
signed and dated 'Léon Herbo/1889' (lower left); and further signed and inscribed 'exp 3/Berlin/no.1/LHerbo/Prague/LHerbo/Bruxelles' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
59¾ x 41¾ in. (151.8 x 106.1 cm.)
Painted in 1889.
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Paris, Salon, 1890, no. 1197.
Munich, Jahraustellung, no. 292.
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