Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Jeune femme à la cravate noir

signed Renoir (lower left)

oil on canvas

44.5 by 36.7cm., 17½ by 14½in.

Painted circa 1897-98.

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Pierre-Auguste Renoir
Jeune femme à la cravate noir

signed Renoir (lower left)

oil on canvas

44.5 by 36.7cm., 17½ by 14½in.

Painted circa 1897-98.
Provenance

Galerie Marcel Bernheim, Paris (acquired by 1908)

Charles Lévy, Paris (acquired from the above on 1st July 1925)

Germaine Lamie, Paris (by descent from the above)

Private Collection, Europe (by descent from the above. Sold: Sotheby’s, London, 5th February 2008, lot 70)

Purchased at the above sale by the present owner

Exhibition

Nagoya, Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art; Osaka, Tenmabashi Matsuzakaya; Shizuoka, Shizuoka Matsuzakaya & Fukuoka, Fukuoka Cultural Center, Renoir, 1967, no. 17, illustrated in the catalogue (titled Femme de profil)

Literature

Portraits français XIXe et XXe siècles (exhibition catalogue) Galerie Schmit, Paris, 1974, no. 49, illustrated in colour p. 49 (titled Jeune fille blonde de profil and as dating from circa 1907)

Guy Patrice & Michel Dauberville, Renoir. Catalogue raisonné des tableaux, pastels, dessins et aquarelles 1895-1902, Paris, 2010, vol. III, no. 2300, illustrated p. 350