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Inscription

lower left in stone: Anquetin-; upper center printed: Théâtre Antoine / 3me SOIRÉE D'AVANT-GARDE DU 28 JANVIER / SAISON 1897-1898; across bottom printed: CEUX QUI RESTENT... / LE TALION... / LA CAGE... / FORTUNE... / De la part de MM. GRENET DANCOURT, EUGENE BOURGEOIS, ANDRE THIRIET, LUCIEN DESCAVES, MICHEL PROVINS. / Paris. Imp. Eugène Verneau, 108, r. Folie-M (cut off)

Provenance

Rodolphe Darzens, Paris; Mr. and Mrs. Martin Atlas, Washington, D.C.; gift to NGA, 1995.

Bibliography
1992
Aitken, Geneviève. Artistes et Théâtres d'Avant-Garde: Programmes de Théâtre Illustrés, Paris 1890-1900. Exh. cat. Pont-Aven, Musée de Pont-Aven and tour, 1992, 40, no. 38.
1998
Boyer, Patricia. Artists and the Avant-Garde Theater in Paris 1887-1900. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington; National Academy Museum, New York, 1998-1999, no. 64.