Femme nue couchee
Artwork: Femme nue couchee
Size: 74.9 x 97.1 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1862
Marks: Signed and dated '..62 Gustave. Courbet.' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : 1862
Provenance: Etienne Baudry, Saintes (until 1878); Maurice Lippmann, Paris; sale, Hotel Drouot, Paris, 22 April 1899, lot 8; Prince de Wagram, Paris; Baron Mor Lipot Herzog, Budapest; Marczell von Nemes, Budapest; sale, Galerie Manzi-Joyant, Paris, 18 June 1913, lot 98; Bruno Cassirer, Berlin (acquired at the above sale); Baron Ferenc Hatvany, Budapest (by 1927); Confiscated from the above by the National Socialists in 1944; Restituted to the Hatvany heirs in 2005; Acquired shortly thereafter by the present owner
Exhibition history: Belgrade, Musee du Prince Paul, La peinture francaise au XIXeme siecle, 1939, no. 23; Budapest, Museum of Fine Arts, Francia Muveszeti Alkotasok, January-February 1940, no. 34; Paris, Galeries nationales du Grand Palais; New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Montpellier, Muse'e Fabre, Gustave Courbet, October 2007-September 2008, no. 173 (illustrated, titled Reclining Nude)

Christie's New York

Date: 2015-11-09
Lot Number: 10