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Falsely lower left: Eug Delacroix

Provenance

(Seth Morton Vose [1831-1910], Providence);[1] sold to Mrs. David P. Kimball [d. 1920], Boston; taken in trade 21 February 1905 by (Robert C. Vose, Boston);[2] (sale, American Art Association, New York, 4-5 April 1917, no. 103); purchased by (Otto Bernet).[3] Josef Stransky [1875-1936], New York;[4] sold to Mr. Meyer, New Jersey; repurchased by Josef Stransky, by whom sold 14 September 1928 to Chester Dale [1883-1962], New York; bequest 1963 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1928
100 Years of French Portraits from the Chester Dale Collection, Museum of French Art, New York, 1928, no. 3
1930
Loan Exhibition of Paintings, Drawings, Watercolors and Prints by Eugène Delacroix, The Art Institute of Chicago, 1930, no. 9, repro.
1939
The Romantic Revolt. Gros, Gericault, Delacroix, Daumier, Guys Springfield Museum of Fine Arts, Massachusetts, 1939, no. 24
1965
The Chester Dale Bequest, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1965, unnumbered checklist.
Bibliography
1929
Art News (27 April 1929): 47, repro.
1929
Dale, Maud. Before Manet to Modigliani from the Chester Dale Collection. New York, 1929: no. 4, repro., as by Eugène Delacroix.
1930
Art Digest (15 March 1930): 11.
1930
Art News (29 March 1930): 31.
1930
Bulletin of the Art Institute of Chicago 24, no. 4 (April 1930): 47.
1942
French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 24, repro., as by Delacroix.
1944
French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1944: 24, repro., as by Delacroix.
1953
French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1953: 26, repro., as by Delacroix.
1965
Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Paintings & Sculpture of the French School in the Chester Dale Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 32, repro., as by Delacroix.
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 40, as by Delacroix.
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 33, repro., as by Delacroix.
1972
Bortolatto, Luigina Rossi. L'Opera pittorica completa di Delacroix. Milan, 1972: no. 242 (French editions 1975, 1984: no. 242).
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 102, repro.
1984
Georgel, Pierre. Tout l'oeuvre peint de Delacroix. Paris, 1984: 100, no. 242, repro. as by Delacroix.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 124, repro.
2000
Eitner, Lorenz. French Paintings of the Nineteenth Century, Part I: Before Impressionism. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 2000: 233-235, repro.