1841 - 1919
LA FEMME EN BLEU
signed Renoir (upper right)
oil on canvas
33,2 x 25,3 cm; 13 x 10 in.
Painted in 1914.
This work will be included in the forthcoming Pierre-Auguste Renoir Digital Catalogue Raisonné, being prepared under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Plattner Institute, Inc.
Maurice Gangnat, Paris (his sale: Hôtel Drouot, Paris, June 24-25, 1925, lot 57)
Mr. Mietchaninoff (acquired at the above sale)
Sale: Hôtel Drouot, Paris, December 17, 1927, lot 16
Mr. Charpentier, Paris (acquired at the above sale)
Sale: Galerie Charpentier, Paris, March 30, 1954, lot 96
Acquired at the above sale and thence by descent to the present owner
Georges Rivière, Renoir et ses amis, Paris, 1921, illustrated p. 147 (left part of the work)
Guy-Patrice & Michel Dauberville, Renoir Catalogue raisonné des tableaux, pastels, dessins et aquarelles, 1911-1919 & 1er supplément, Paris, 2014, vol. V, no. 4161, illustrated p. 309