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center right: Renoir. 83.


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

Manet and Renoir, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1933, unnumbered checklist.
Rench Impressionists and Post-Impressionists, The Toledo Museum of Art, November 1934, no. 19.
Nineteenth Century Masterpieces, Wildenstein & Co., London, 1935,no. 1, repro., as Portrait of Madame Caillebotte.
43 Portraits, Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, 1937, no. 38., as Mme Caillebotte.
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.
French Painting from David to Toulouse-Lautrec, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1941, no. 103, as Portrait of Madame Caillebotte.
Renoir: Centennial Loan Exhibition, Duveen Galleries, New York, 1941, no. 47, as Portrait de Madame Caillebotte.
Renoir Retrospective, Nagoya City Art Museum; Hiroshima Museum of Art; Nara Prefectoral Museum of Art, 1988-1989, no. 28, as Madame Hagen.
Renoir: Master Impressionist, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1994-1995, no. 21, repro.
Around Impressionism: French Paintings from the National Gallery of Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1999, no cat.
Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art; Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, 1999, no. 34, repro.
Renoir, Image of Women, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art; Seoul Museum of Art; The Miyagi Museum of Art, Sendai, 2016-2017 (shown only in Kyoto).
Renoir: Intimacy, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid; Museo de Bellas Artes de Bilbao, 2016-2017, no. 25, repro.
Renoir and Friends: Luncheon of the Boating Party, The Phillips Collection, Washington, 2017-2018.


Cogniat, Raymond. "La carrière de Renoir." Beaux-Arts 7, no. 26 (30 June 1933):3.
"Manet and Renoir Figure Together in Loan Exhibition." Art News 32: (16 December 1933): 11
Barnes, Albert C. and Violette de Mazia. The Art of Renoir. New York, 1935: no. 138.
Frankfurter, Alfred M. "The Last Century's Founders of this Century's Way of Painting." Art News 40 (15 February 1941):19, repro.
Rocheblave, Samuel. French Painting, XIX Century. New York, 1941: 74, repro. as Mme. Caillebotte.
Frost, Rosamund. Pierre Auguste Renoir. New York, 1944:43, repro.
Daulte, Francois. Auguste Renoir, catalogue raisonne de l'oeuvre peint. Vol.I. Figures 1860-1890. Lausanne, 1971: no. 432
Fezzi, Elda. L'opera completa di Renoir nel period impressionista. Milan, 1972: no. 557.
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 296, repro., as Madame Hagen.
Gustave Caillebotte: A Retrospective Exhibition. Exh. cat. Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and The Brooklyn Museum, 1976: 40, repro, 45 n. 30.
Berhaut, Marie. Caillebotte, sa vie et son oeuvre. Catalogue raisonne des peintures et pastels. Paris, 1978:. Rev. ed. 1994: 12, repro.
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.
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 465, no. 678, color repro., as Madame Hagen.
White, Barbara Ehrlich. Renoir: His Life, Art, and Letters. New York, 1984: repro. 132.
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.
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 341, repro., as Madame Hagen.
Balanda, Marie-Josephe de. Gustave Caillebotte: la vie, la technique, l'oeuvre peint. Lausanne, 1988:134.
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.
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.

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