Portrait De Georges Roman
Artwork: Portrait De Georges Roman
Size: 74.5 x 92.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1879
Marks: Signed Caillebotte and dated 1879 (lower centre)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Georges Roman, Lyon (commissioned from the artist); Ernest Roman, Lyon (brother of the previous; acquired from the previous); Private Collection (by descent from the previous); Private Collection (acquired circa 1997); Acquired by the present owner in 2008
Exhibition history: Frankfurt, Schirn Kunsthalle, Gustave Caillebotte, Ein Impressionist und die Fotografie, 2012-13, no. 114, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Tokyo, Bridgestone Museum of Art, Ishibashi Foundation, Gustave Caillebotte, Impressionist in Modern Paris, 2013, no. 12, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art & Fort Worth, Kimbell Art Museum, Gustave Caillebotte. The Painter's Eye, 2015-16, no. 22, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-03-01
Lot Number: 17