Le Moineau
Artwork: Le Moineau
Size: 61.5 x 50.5 cm
Medium: Pastel on paper
Creation year: 1870
Marks: Signed 'Eva Gonzales' (upper right)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed circa 1865-1870
Provenance: The artist's estate; sale, Hotel Drouot, Paris, 20 February 1885, lot 67; Henri Guerard, until at least 25 May 1897; Jeanne Guerard-Gonzales, Paris, by descent from the previous, in 1897; Jean-Raymond Guerard, Paris, by 1924; Galerie Brame et Lorenceau, Paris, by circa 1975; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, by 1988
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Daniel Malingue, Maitres Impressionnistes et Modernes, November - December 1989, no. 3, n.p. (illustrated n.p.); Paris, Musee Marmottan Monet, Les Femmes Impressionnistes, Mary Cassatt, Eva Gonzales, Berthe Morisot, October - December 1993, no. 46, pp. 143-144 (illustrated; illustrated again n.p.); Rome, Complesso del Vittoriano, Ritratti e figure, Capolavori impressionisti, March - July 2003, no. 53, p. 198 (illustrated p. 199); Krems, Kunsthalle, Renoir und das Frauenbild des Impressionismus, April - July 2005, p. 103 (illustrated p. 41); Milan, Palazzo Reale, L'Arte delle Donne, dal Rinascimento al Surrealismo, December 2007 - March 2008, p. 147 (illustrated); San Francisco, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Women Impressionists. Berthe Morisot, Mary Cassatt, Eva Gonzales, Marie Bracquemond, June - September 2008, p. 312 (illustrated p. 220; with incorrect medium); Paris, Musee Marmottan Monet, Les Impressionnistes en prive: Cent chefs-d'oeuvre de collections particulieres, February - July 2014, no. 40, p. 110 (illustrated p. 111)

Christie's London

Date: 2018-06-20
Lot Number: 1B