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Inscription

Lower left: Fantin 72

Provenance

By 1911, Madame Esnault-Pelterie, Paris [see note 1]. Galerie Tempelaere, Paris [see note 2]; sold by Tempelaere to Kraushaar Galleries, New York; sold by Kraushaar to Mrs. Sarah Choate Sears (b. 1858 - d. 1935), Boston; by descent to her daughter, Helen Sears (Mrs. J. D. Cameron) Bradley (b. 1899 - d. 1966), Boston; 1940, sold by Mrs. Bradley to the MFA for $350. (Accession Date: May 9, 1940) NOTES: [1] Mme. Fantin-Latour, Catalogue de l'oeuvre complet (1849-1904) de Fantin-Latour (Paris, 1911), p. 73, cat. no. 646bis. [2] According to correspondence from Antoinette Kraushaar (March 2, 1942), the painting was purchased from Tempelaere. The reverse of the canvas has a Tempelaere stamp, with its old (pre-1925) address at 28, rue Lafitte.

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund

1872

Dimensions

35.6 x 28 cm (14 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

40.232

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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