Artist: Pierre-Auguste Renoir
Artwork: Portrait De Madame Paul Gallimard
Size: 81.7 x 66 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1892
Marks: Signed and dated 'Renoir 92.' (lower left)
Provenance: Paul Gallimard, Paris (commissioned from the artist); Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris (on deposit from the artist, September 1914-July 1917); Estate of the artist; Galerie Barbazanges, Paris (acquired from the previous, 1922 and until at least 1927); Ralph Bellier, Paris; Sam Salz, Inc., New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, December 1951.
Exhibition history: London, The Leicester Galleries (Ernest Brown & Phillips, Ltd.), Renoir, June-July 1926; The Art Institute of Chicago, Masterpieces from Private Collections in Chicago, July-August 1969 (dated 1897); The Art Institute of Chicago, Paintings by Renoir, February-April 1973, no. 63 (illustrated); Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada; The Art Institute of Chicago and Fort Worth, Kimbell Art Museum, Renoir's Portraits: Impressions of an Age, June 1997-April 1998, pp. 217-218, no. 52 (illustrated in color, p. 219).