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Property from the Meier Family Collection

Édouard Vuillard

La Chambre verte, rue Truffaut

Auction Closed

May 16, 09:00 PM GMT


400,000 - 600,000 USD

Lot Details


Property from the Meier Family Collection

Édouard Vuillard 

1868 - 1940 

La Chambre verte, rue Truffaut

stamped E Vuillard (lower right) 

oil on board 

17 ⅝ by 17 ⅛ in. 

44.7 by 43.5 cm 

Executed circa 1900-01. 

Paul Vallotton, Lausanne 

Ladislas de Weck, Fribourg 

Galerie Kornfeld, Bern, 26 June 1981, lot 31 

Galerie Beyeler, Basel 

Private Collection (acquired from the above) 

Sotheby's, London, 30 June 1992, lot 21 (consigned by the family of the above) 

Private Collection, Saint-Cloud

Galerie Hopkins-Thomas-Custot, Paris 

Roger and Laura Meier, Portland (acquired from the above in 1998) 

Acquired from the above by the present owner 

Antoine Salomon and Guy Cogeval, Vuillard: The Inexhaustible Glance. Critical Catalogue of Paintings and Pastels, vol. II, Paris, 2003, no. VII-174, p. 632, illustrated in color

Basel, Kunsthalle, Édouard Vuillard, 1949, no. 135 (titled Intérieur vert

Geneva, Musée Rath, Tresors des collections romandes, 1954, no. 134 

Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Face and Figures—Portraits et Figures—Gesichter und Gestalten, 1982, no. 103 (titled La Chambre verte and dated circa 1902) 

Portland Art Museum, Paris to Portland: Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Masters from Portland Collections, 2003, n.n., p. 35, illustrated in color and p. 47 

Cleveland Museum of Art and Portland Art Museum, Private Lives: Home and Family in the Art of the Nabis, Paris 1889-1900, 2021 - 2022 

Portland Art Museum, 2021 - 2023 (on loan)