signed Fantin. and dated 81 (upper right)
oil on canvas
21.2 by 24.8cm., 8 3/8 by 9 3/4 in.
Painted in 1881.
This painting will be included in the Catalogue raisonné of Fantin-Latour’s paintings and pastels by Galerie Brame & Lorenceau now in preparation.
Edwin Edwards, London
Obach & Co, London
F. & J. Tempelaere, Paris
Sir Wakefield, London (sale: Christie’s, London, 30th June 1911, lot 53)
Etienne Bignou, Paris
E. J. van Wisselingh & Co, Amsterdam
Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York
Acquavella Galleries, New York (acquired by 1966)
John T. Dorrance, Jr. (sale: Sotheby's, New York, The Collection of John T. Dorrance, Jr., 19th October 1989, lot 94)
Purchased at the above sale by the present owner
New York, Acquavella Galleries, Inc., Flowers by Fantin-Latour, 1966, no. 24, illustrated in colour in the catalogue
Madame Fantin-Latour, Catalogue de l'œuvre complet de Fantin-Latour, Paris, 1911, no. 1034, p. 107
Selection from the Collection of Hirschl & Adler Galleries (exhibition catalogue), Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York, 1962-63, vol. IV, no. 60, illustrated in colour p. 40
Detroit Institute of Art, The Art Quarterly, Autumn 1962, vol. XXV, n.n., illustrated on inside of cover