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center right: Renoir. 83.

Provenance

Possibly Gustave Caillebotte [1848-1894], Paris. [1] Alexandre Berthier [1883-1918], Prince de Wagram, Paris; probably by inheritance to his sister, Élisabeth Marguerite, Princesse de La Tour d'Auvergne-Lauraguais; sold by Wagram 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 5 October 1929 to (M. Knoedler & Co., New York); [2] sold 1929 to Baron Maurice de Rothschild [1881-1957], Paris; [3] probably sold or consigned by 1933 to (Wildenstein and Co., London, New York and Paris) by 1933 until at least 1939. [4] Angelica Wertheim Frink [1884-1969], New York, by 1941;[5] gift 1970 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1933
Manet and Renoir, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1933, unnumbered checklist.
1934
Rench Impressionists and Post-Impressionists, The Toledo Museum of Art, November 1934, no. 19.
1935
Nineteenth Century Masterpieces, Wildenstein & Co., London, 1935,no. 1, repro., as Portrait of Madame Caillebotte.
1937
43 Portraits, Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, 1937, no. 38., as Mme Caillebotte.
1937
French Nineteenth Century Painting for the Benefit of The Illinois Children's Home and Aid Society through the courtesy of Wildenstein & Co., Inc., Quesy Art Galleries, Chicago, 1937, no. 20, repro., as Portrait of Mrs. Caillebotte.
1941
French Painting from David to Toulouse-Lautrec, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1941, no. 103, as Portrait of Madame Caillebotte.
1941
Renoir: Centennial Loan Exhibition, Duveen Galleries, New York, 1941, no. 47, as Portrait de Madame Caillebotte.
1988
Renoir Retrospective, Nagoya City Art Museum; Hiroshima Museum of Art; Nara Prefectoral Museum of Art, 1988-1989, no. 28, as Madame Hagen.
1994
Renoir: Master Impressionist, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1994-1995, no. 21, repro.
1999
Around Impressionism: French Paintings from the National Gallery of Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1999, no cat.
1999
Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art; Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, 1999, no. 34, repro.
Bibliography
1933
Cogniat, Raymond. "La carrière de Renoir." Beaux-Arts 7, no. 26 (30 June 1933):3.
1933
"Manet and Renoir Figure Together in Loan Exhibition." Art News 32: (16 December 1933): 11
1935
Barnes, Albert C. and Violette de Mazia. The Art of Renoir. New York, 1935: no. 138.
1941
Frankfurter, Alfred M. "The Last Century's Founders of this Century's Way of Painting." Art News 40 (15 February 1941):19, repro.
1941
Rocheblave, Samuel. French Painting, XIX Century. New York, 1941: 74, repro. as Mme. Caillebotte.
1944
Frost, Rosamund. Pierre Auguste Renoir. New York, 1944:43, repro.
1971
Daulte, Francois. Auguste Renoir, catalogue raisonne de l'oeuvre peint. Vol.I. Figures 1860-1890. Lausanne, 1971: no. 432
1972
Fezzi, Elda. L'opera completa di Renoir nel period impressionista. Milan, 1972: no. 557.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 296, repro., as Madame Hagen.
1976
Gustave Caillebotte: A Retrospective Exhibition. Exh. cat. Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and The Brooklyn Museum, 1976: 40, repro, 45 n. 30.
1978
Berhaut, Marie. Caillebotte, sa vie et son oeuvre. Catalogue raisonne des peintures et pastels. Paris, 1978:. Rev. ed. 1994: 12, repro.
1982
Thomson, Richard. "'Les Quat' Pattes': The Image of the Dog in Late Nineteenth Century French Art." Art History 5, no. 3 (September 1982):326-327.
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 465, no. 678, color repro., as Madame Hagen.
1984
White, Barbara Ehrlich. Renoir: His Life, Art, and Letters. New York, 1984: repro. 132.
1985
Arts Council of Great Britain. Renoir. Exh. cat., Hayward Gallery , London, Galleries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, and Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1985-1986: 301.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 341, repro., as Madame Hagen.
1988
Balanda, Marie-Josephe de. Gustave Caillebotte: la vie, la technique, l'oeuvre peint. Lausanne, 1988:134.
1995
Distel, Anne, et. al. Gustave Caillebotte: Urban Impressionist. Exh. cat. Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, The Art Institute of Chicago, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1994-1995: 270-273, repro.
1997
Bailey, Colin B. Renoir's Portraits: Impressions of an age.Yale University Press New Haven and London, in association with National Gallery of Canada Ottawa, 1997: 3, 44 n. 23.