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image of Le Tournesol (The Sunflower) Edward Steichen (painter)
American, 1879 - 1973
Le Tournesol (The Sunflower), c. 1920
tempera and oil on canvas
overall: 92.1 x 81.9 cm (36 1/4 x 32 1/4 in.) framed: 95.9 x 85.9 x 2.4 cm (37 3/4 x 33 13/16 x 15/16 in.)
Gift of the Collectors Committee
© Estate of Edward Steichen
1999.43.1
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From the Collectors Committee Gifts
Object 36 of 56

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Gift c. 1920/1922 from the artist to François Jourdain [1876-1958], France; by descent in his family; acquired 1985 by (Robert Miller Gallery, New York);[1] purchased 18 May 1999 by NGA.

[1] Provenance provided by Robert Miller.

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