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Property from the Meier Family Collection

Jean Louis Forain

Portrait d'Yvette Guilbert

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May 16, 09:00 PM GMT


40,000 - 60,000 USD

Lot Details


Property from the Meier Family Collection

Jean Louis Forain

1852 - 1931 

Portrait d'Yvette Guilbert

signed Forain (lower left) 

oil on panel 

21 ¾ by 17 ¾ in. 

55.2 by 45.1 cm. 

Executed circa 1896-1900. 


To be included in the forthcoming Jean-Louis Forain catalogue raisonné being prepared by Mme Valdès-Forain. 

Mistinguett (Jeanne Bourgeois), Paris 

Private Collection 

Galerie Hopkins-Thomas, Paris 

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

Acquired from the above by the present owner

Portland Art Museum, Paris to Portland: Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Masters in Portland Collections, 2003, n.n., p. 41 

Memphis, Dixon Gallery & Gardens, Jean Louis Forain: La Comedie parisienne, 2011, no. VI, p. 208, illustrated in color 

Portland Art Museum, 2018 - 2023 (on extended loan) 

Portland Art Museum, Paris 1900: City of Entertainment, 2019