Artist: Paul Gauguin
Artwork: La Ferme De La Groue A Osny
Size: 38.3 x 46.1 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1883
Marks: Signed and dated 'P Gauguin 83' (lower right)
Provenance: Mme Devos, Paris; Galerie Bernheim-Jeune et Cie., Paris (acquired from the previous, July 1910); Joachim Gasquet (acquired from the previous, July 1910); Anon. sale, Galerie Charpentier, Paris, 15 December 1958, lot 160; Denise Boas, Paris; sale, Palais Galliera, Paris, 3 December 1964, lot 33; Arthur Tooth & Sons, Ltd., London (by 1965); Captain H.E. Rimington-Wilson, Sheffield; Estate sale, Christie's, London, 30 November 1971, lot 18; Mason collection (acquired at the previous sale); The Hon. Richard Smith, London; sale, Christie's, London, 4 April 1978, lot 8; S.M. Golesteneh, London (acquired at the previous sale); Anon. sale, Christie's, London, 23 June 1986, lot 11; Private collection, London (acquired at the previous sale); sale, Christie's, London, 25 June 2003, lot 108; Acquired at the previous sale by the late owner.
Exhibition history: London, Arthur Tooth & Sons, Ltd., Recent Acquisitions XX, November-December 1965, no. 17 (illustrated; titled Osny, La ferme); Rome, Complesso del Vittoriano, Paul Gauguin: Artist of Myth and Dream, October 2007-February 2008, p. 170, no. 10 (illustrated in color, p. 171; titled La Groue Farm, Osny).