Le Bebe Marcelle Roulin
Artwork: Le Bebe Marcelle Roulin
Size: 36 x 25 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1888
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in Arles in December 1888
Provenance: Roulin Family, Arles. Ambroise Vollard, Paris (acquired on July 19, 1900); Auguste Bauchy, Livry; Auguste Pellerin, Paris (acquired by 1905); Louis Bernard, Paris. M. Clerc, Paris (acquired by 1925); Huinck & Scherjon Art Gallery, Amsterdam; H. E. ten Cate, Almelo, Holland; E. J. Van Wisselingh, Amsterdam (by 1938); Alex. Reid and Lefevre (The Lefevre Gallery), London; Bignou Gallery, New York (presumably from 1939 until at least 1948); Acquired from the above
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Druet, Cinquante Tableaux de Vincent Van Gogh, 1909, no. 33; Paris, Galerie Marcel Bernheim, Van Gogh, Exposition Retrospective, 1925, no. 29; Amsterdam, E. J. Van Wisselingh Gallery, Exposition de peinture francaise, 1938, no. 13; London, Alex. Reid and Lefevre (The Lefevre Gallery), Milestones in French Painting, 1939, no. 15 (dated November 1888); New York, Bignou Gallery, The Post Impressionists, 1940, no. 8; Los Angeles, Dalzell Hatfield Galleries, Gems of Genius, 1941, no. 7; Houston, McMillen Gallery, Vincent Van Gogh and other Famous Painters, 1941, no. 5; New York, Bignou Gallery, Masterpieces by Nineteenth Century French Painters, 1942, no. 7; New York, Bignou Gallery, Twelve Masterpieces by Nineteenth Century French Painters, 1943, no. 7; New York, Bignou Gallery, Nineteenth and Twentieth Century French Paintings, 1948; Paris, Galerie Max Kaganovitch, Oeuvres choisies du XIX siecle, 1950, no. 49; Antwerp, Koninkliijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Kunst van Heden, 1955, no. 171; Fondation Pierre Gianadda, ed., Collection Louis et Evelyn Franck, Zurich, 1998, illustrated in color p. 46; Martigny, Fondation Pierre Gianadda, Van Gogh, 2000, no. 71 illustrated in color in the catalogue; The Art Institute of Chicago, Van Gogh and Gauguin: The Studio of the South, 2002, illustrated in the catalogue; Washington, D.C., The Phillips Collection & Cleveland, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Van Gogh Repetitions, 2013-14, no. 23, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Martigny, Fondation Pierre Gianadda, 1997-2015 (on loan)

Date: 2015-11-05
Lot Number: 17
Low Estimate: $3500000 [+88%]
High Estimate: $5000000 [+32%]