La Grand-Mere A Levier
Artwork: La Grand-Mere A Levier
Size: 21.4 x 17.2 cm
Medium: Oil on card mounted on panel
Creation year: 1890
Marks: Stamped E Vuillard (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted circa 1890
Provenance: Estate of the Artist; Sam Salz, New York; William & Edith Mayer Goetz, Los Angeles (a gift from the previous by 1951; sale: Christie's, New York, 14th November 1988, lot 13); Galerie Bellier, Paris; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2007
Exhibition history: San Francisco, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, The Collection of Mr & Mrs William Goetz, 1959, no. 66, illustrated in the catalogue (titled My Grandmother and dated 1892); Houston, The Museum of Fine Arts; Washington D.C., The Phillips Collection & New York, The Brooklyn Museum, The Intimate Interiors of Edouard Vuillard, 1989-90 n.n. ; Lyon, Musee des Beaux-Arts; Barcelona, Fundacion Caixa de Pensiones & Nantes, Musee des Beaux-Arts, Vuillard, 1990-91, no. 27, illustrated in colour in the catalogue (titled La Femme a la soupiere and dated circa 1890-91); Berlin, Kunsthandel Wolfgang Werner, Edouard Vuillard. Intérieurs et Paysages de Paris, 1992, no. 2, illustrated in colour in the catalogue (titled Grand-mere a la soupiere and with incorrect medium); Gifu, Japan, The Museum of Fine Arts, Tournant de la peinture, 1993, no. 178, illustrated in the catalogue; Zurich, Kunsthaus, Die Nabis, Propheten der Moderne, 1993, no. 142, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Paris, Grand Palais, Nabis 1888-1900, 1993, no. 142, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Florence, Palazzo Corsini, Il Tempo dei Nabis, 1998, no. 6, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Montreal, Musee des Beaux-Arts, Le Temps dei Nabis, 1998, no. 157, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Saint-Tropez, Musée de l'Annonciade & Lausanne, Musee Cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Edouard Vuillard. La porte entrebâillée, 2000-01, no. 6, illustrated in colour in the catalogue (titled La Grand-mere a la soupiere); Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art; Montreal, The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts; Paris, Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais & London, Royal Academy of Arts, Edouard Vuillard, 2003-04, no. 4, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

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Date: 2019-02-27
Lot Number: 162