Inscription

upper right: Fantin. 1866.

Provenance

Reginald Davis, Paris; (his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 10 May 1909, no. 5); (Bernheim-Jeune, Paris). A.T. Hollingsworth, London; (his sale, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, 19 April 1929, no. 130); (Reid & Lefevre, London) half share with (M. Knoedler and Co., New York): sold June 1929 through (Galerie Étienne Bignou, Paris) to Chester Dale [1883-1962], New York;[1] bequest 1963 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1866
Salon of 1866, Paris, no. 683
1906
Exposition de l'oeuvre de Fantin-Latour, Ecole nationale des beaux-arts, Paris, 1906, no. 69, as La table garnie.
1930
Cent ans de peinture française, Georges Petit, Paris, 1930, no. 9, as Fleurs et fruits sur une table.
1930
"La Nature Morte" from Chardin to the Abstract, Wildenstein Galleries, New York, 1930, no. 4, as La table garnie.
1932
Fantin-Latour, Museum of French Art, New York, 1932, no. 7, as La Table Garnie.
1965
The Chester Dale Bequest, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1965, unnumbered checklist.
2010
From Impressionism to Modernism: The Chester Dale Collection, National Gallery of Art, January 2010-January 2012, unnumbered catalogue, repro.
Bibliography
1929
Photogravure Picture Section, New York TImes (15 September 1929): repro.
1941
Catalogue of French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1941: 8, repro. pl. XV
1941
"The Chester Dale Pictures on loan to the National Gallery of Art." Magazine of Art 34 no. 9 (November 1941): 476+, repro.
1942
French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 49, repro.
1944
Cairns, Huntington, and John Walker, eds., Masterpieces of Painting from the National Gallery of Art. New York, 1944: 166, color repro.
1944
French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1944: 49, repro.
1953
French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1953: 41, repro.
1959
Evans, Grose. French Painting of the 19th Century in the National Gallery of Art. Washington, D.C., 1959 (Booklet Number Two in Ten Schools of Painting in the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.): 24, color repro.
1963
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. New York, 1963 (reprinted 1964 in French, German, and Spanish): 268, repro.
1965
Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Paintings & Sculpture of the French School in the Chester Dale Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 66, repro.
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 49
1966
Cairns, Huntington, and John Walker, eds. A Pageant of Painting from the National Gallery of Art. 2 vols. New York, 1966: 2:450, color repro.
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 41, repro.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 126, repro.
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 492, no. 730, color repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 152, repro.