Artist: Paul Gauguin
Artwork: Nature Morte Au Compotier
Size: 16.5 x 25.1 cm
Medium: Gouache and watercolor on silk laid down on board
Creation year: 1880
Marks: Signed and dated 'P. Gauguin 1880' (lower right)
Provenance: Mette Gauguin, Copenhagen (wife of the artist); Pola Gauguin, Copenhagen (son of the artist; by descent from the previous); Halfdan Nobel Roede, Oslo (acquired from the previous, before 1919); Kirsten Platou (nee Roede), Oslo (by descent from the previous); Olga Selikowitz, Stockholm; Private collection, Stockholm (acquired from the previous, circa 1965); Private collection, Stockholm (by descent from the previous); sale, Christie's, London, 22 June 2004, lot 4; Acquired at the previous sale by the late owner.
Exhibition history: Rome, Complesso del Vittoriano, Paul Gauguin: Artist of Myth and Dream, October 2007-February 2008, p. 160, no. 5 (illustrated in color, p. 161).