Auguste Renoir (artist)|
French, 1841 - 1919
oil on canvas
overall: 199.5 x 129.5 cm (78 9/16 x 51 in.) framed: 222.6 x 159.1 cm (87 5/8 x 62 5/8 in.)
Chester Dale Collection
Object 4 of 7
Dr. Georges Viau [1855-1939], Paris; (his sale, Paris, 21 March 1907, no. 68); purchased by (Bernheim-Jeune, Paris) for an unknown buyer. Alexandre Berthier [1883-1918], 4th Prince de Wagram, Paris; sold probably by his heirs though (Canadeesche Hypothek Bank) through (Étienne Bignou, Paris) to (Alex Reid & Lefèvre, London); on joint account with (M. Knoedler & Co., London, New York and Paris) and (Marcel Kapferer);  sold 25 November 1929 to (Etienne Bignou, Paris and New York);  sold 16 January 1933 to to Chester Dale [1882-1962], New York; bequest 1963 to NGA.
 Reid & Lefèvre Paintings Sold, sheet no. 198, #2/29 B1394 gives acquisition source and partial share information (Lefèvre archives, Hyman Kreitman Research Centre, Tate Britain, TGA 2002/11, Box 283). An annotated photograph of the painting is included in the Bignou photo albums at the documentation center of the Musée d'Orsay (copy NGA curatorial files).
 Painting Stockbook no. 5, London 1928-1939, and Stockbook no. 8, New York, no. A614. M. Knoedler & Co. Records, Getty Research Institute (Copy, NGA curatorial files).
- Bignou, Etienne
- Canadeesche Hypothek Bank
- Dale, Chester
- Kapferer, Marcel
- Knoedler & Company, M.
- Alex Reid & Lefèvre
- Viau, Georges, Dr.
- Wagram, Alexandre Berthier, 4th Prince de
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