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The Milliner or Young Woman in an Overcoat Carrying a Box

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Inscription

verso, b, graphite, illegible [in French]

Signed

l.r. Renoir in brown pen and ink

Provenance

The artist; acquired from the artist by Mr. D'Assay, Paris; by descent through the D'Assay family, Paris. December 13, 1995, sold as lot 22 at the auction house Tajan, Paris. Michael N. Altman & Co., Inc. [location); sold by Altman to Mr. and Mrs. Steven Fine, Weston, MA; 2010, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Steven Fine to the MFA, Boston. (Accession Date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen A. Fine

La modiste ou Jeune femme en manteau portant un carton

about 1879

Catalogue Raisonné

Dauberville 647

Dimensions

Sheet: 31 x 16.5 cm (12 3/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2010.3

Medium or Technique

Black lithographic crayon on Gillot paper

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