L’Allee des Alyscamps
Artwork: L’Allee des Alyscamps
Size: 91.7 x 73.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1888
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted on November 1, 1888.
Provenance: Marie & Joseph Ginoux, Arles; Henri Laget, Arles; Ambroise Vollard, Paris; Jack Aghion, Paris (by 1901 and sold: Hôtel Drouot, Paris, March 29, 1918, lot 13); Galerie Bernheim Jeune, Paris; Paul Vallotton, Lausanne Hans Mettler, St. Gallen, Switzerland (acquired from the above by 1918); Mrs. A. Mettler Weber, Zollikon, Switzerland (by descent from the above); Private collection (by descent from the above); Sale: Christie's, New York, May 15, 1985, lot 25; Wildenstein & Co., Inc., New York (acquired at the above sale) Private Collection, Japan; Sale: Christie’s, New York, November 4, 2003, lot 25; Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Bernheim Jeune, Exposition d'oeuvres de Vincent van Gogh, March 1901, no. 53; Berlin, Galerie Paul Cassirer, no. 40; Zurich, Kunsthaus, Vincent van Gogh, 1924, no. 40 (titled Graberstrasse in Arles) Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Stedelijke Tentoonstelling Vincent van Gogh en zijn Tijdgenoonten, 1930, no. 71, illustrated p. 15; Basel, Kunsthalle, Vincent van Gogh, 1947, no. 70, illustrated p. 26; Winterthur, Kunstmuseum, Europäische Meister, 1790 -1910, 1955, no. 102, illustrated p. 31; Schaffhausen, Museum zu Allerheiligen, Die Welt des Impressionismus, 1963, no. 52, illustrated in the catalogue; Tokyo, Wildenstein Tokyo Ltd., Masterpieces of European Painting, 1992, no. 13, illustrated in the catalogue; Chicago, The Art Institute and Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum, Van Gogh and Gauguin: The Studio of the South, 2001- 02, illustrated in color p. 173 & p. 176; Paris, Musée d'Orsay, Van Gogh/Artaud, The Man Suicided by Society, 2014

Date: 2015-05-05
Lot Number: 18

Date: 2003-11-04
Lot Number: 25