Overview

No overview available.

Inscription

lower right: H. Rousseau

Marks and Labels

null

Provenance

(sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 29 April 1927, no. 74); purchased by Chester Dale [1883-1962], New York; bequest 1963 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1928
Loan Exhibition of Modern French Art from the Chester Dale Collection for the Benefit of the French Hospital of New York, Wildenstein Galleries, 1928, no. 36
1942
Henri Rousseau, Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1942, unnumbered cat., repro.
1943
Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1943-1951, unnumbered cat., repro.
1965
The Chester Dale Bequest, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1965, unnumbered checklist.
2005
Henri Rousseau: Jungles in Paris, Tate Modern, London; Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris; National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2005-2006, no. 9, repro. (shown only in Washington).
Bibliography
1929
Dale, Maud. Before Manet to Modigliani from the Chester Dale Collection. New York, 1929: no. 67, repro.
1943
Dale 1943, unpaginated, repro.
1961
Bouret, Jean. Henri Rousseau; Catalogue raisonne. Neuchatel, 1961: no.84.
1963
MacNeil, Neil. "Chester Dale: Collector." McCalls (November 1963): 124, repro.
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 117
1965
Twentieth Century French Paintings & Sculpture of the French School in the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965 (rev. ed.): 80, repro.
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 104, repro.
1970
Vallier, Dora. L'opera completa di Rousseau il Doganiere. Paris: Flammarion, 1970.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 312, repro.
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 536, no. 807, color repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 358, repro.
Technical Summary