Overview

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Inscription

lower left in brown ink: Vincent

Marks and Labels

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Provenance

Gift 1888 from the artist to John Peter Russell [1858-1931], Belle-Isle-en-Mer; (sale, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, 31 March 1920, no. 63); (Le Garrec Art Gallery, Paris); (d'Audretsch Art Gallery, The Hague); (Lutz Art Gallery, Berlin); Georg S. Hirschland [1885 -1942], Essen and later New York; by descent to his nephew Richard S. Hirschland [1913-1960], Englewood, NJ; (Hector Brame, Paris), 1965; Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, Upperville, VA, 1965; gift to NGA, 1992.

Exhibition History

1948
Cleveland Museum of Art, Works by Vincent Van Gogh, 1948.
1966
French Paintings from the Collections of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon and Mrs. Mellon Bruce, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1966, no. 239, repro.
1974
NGA Recent Acquisitions 1974, p. 123-124 A
1978
NGA Master Drawings 1978, p. 104.
1991
NGA Anniversary 1991, pp. 232-233.
1999
An Enduring Legacy: Masterpieces from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1999-2000.
2013
Van Gogh at Work, Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, 2013, fig. 237 (unnumbered catalog).

Bibliography

1966
Roskill, Mark. "Van Gogh's 'Blue Cart' and His Creative Process," Oud Holland, 81, no. 1 (1966), 3-8, 13 (illustrated p. 11, fig. 4).
1970
Faille, Jacob Baart de la. The Works of Vincent van Gogh, His Paintings and Drawings. Revised ed. Amsterdam: Meulenhoff International, 1970.
1980
Jan Hulsker, The Complete Van Gogh--Paintings, Drawings, Sketches, New York, 1980, pp. 344, 346, 350, no. 1527.
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 683, no. 1097, color repro.
1997
Sotheby's, London, 24 June 1997, under lot 7, fig. 3 (caption is switched with fig. 4).
2003
"Impressionist and Modern Art, Part One," Sotheby's, New York, 5 November 2003, 28, 30, fig. 30 (under lot 6).

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