7 November 2007
Henry Moret (1856-1913)
signed and dated 'Henry Moret 09' (lower left)
oil on canvas
28¾ x 23½ in. (73 x 59.7 cm.)
Painted in 1909
Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris (acquired from the artist, May 1909).
M.J. Garvin, New York (acquired from the above, October 1953).
Hammer Galleries, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1979.
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