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Edouard Manet (1832-1883)\n\nLilas et roses\n\nsigned ‘Manet’ (lower right)\n\noil on canvas\n\n12 ¾ x 9 ¾ in. (32.4 x 24.7 cm.)\n\nPainted in 1882
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notes

The Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller

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The Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller

title

Lilas et roses

signed

signed ‘Manet’ (lower right)

creator

Edouard Manet (1832-1883)

exhibited

(possibly) Paris, Galerie Bernheim-Jeune et Cie., Oeuvres des XIX et XX siècles, June-July 1925, no. 80.

Berlin, Galerie Matthiesen, Ausstellung Edouard Manet: Gema¨lde, Pastelle, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen, February-March 1928, no. 76 (illustrated, pl. 73).

(possibly) Paris, Galerie Bernheim-Jeune et Cie., Oeuvres de Manet au profit des "amis du Luxembourg," April-May 1928, no. 38.

Lucerne, Peintures de l’école impressionniste et néo-impressionniste, February 1929, no. 9.

Glasgow, The Lefevre Gallery (Alex. Reid & Lefevre, Ltd.), Ten Masterpieces by Nineteenth Century French Painting, April 1929, no. 4 (illustrated).

Paris, Galeries Georges Petit, Cent ans de peinture française: exposition organisée au profit de la cité universitaire, June 1930, no. 17.

(possibly) New York, M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., French Paintings, February-April 1931.

New York, M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., "Flowers" by French Painters: Nineteenth-Twentieth Centuries, November 1932, no. 8 (illustrated).

Montreal, W. Scott & Sons, French Paintings by the Impressionists and Modern Artists, December 1934, no. 3.

New York, M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., Cabinet Pictures, March-April 1935, no. 55.

Newport, M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., Flowers, July 1935, no. 16.

New York, Marie Harriman Gallery, Chardin and the Modern Still Life, November 1936, no. 9.

New Haven, Gallery of Fine Arts, Yale University, French Painting in the Nineteenth Century, February-March 1937, no. 4.

Saint Louis City Art Museum, The Development of Flower Painting from the Seventeenth Century to the Present, May 1937, p. 18, no. 44 (illustrated, p. 29).

New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Paintings from Private Collections: Summer Loan Exhibition, Summer 1963, p. 3, no. 32.

literature

Bernheim-Jeune, ed., L’art moderne et quelques aspects de l’art d’autrefois, Paris, 1919, vol. I (illustrated, pl. 80).

T. Duret, Histoire de Edouard Manet et de son oeuvre, Paris, 1926, pp. 300 and 304, no. 10 (illustrated, pl. XXXVIII).

"Ten Great Pictures" in Glasgow Evening News, 16 April 1929.

"French Pictures: Exhibition in Glasgow" in Glasgow Herald, 22 April 1929.

Kunst und Künstler, vol. 28, February 1930, p. 218 (illustrated).

A. Bertram, The World’s Masters: Edouard Manet, London, 1931 (illustrated, pl. XXIV).

A. Tabarant, Manet: Histoire catalographique, Paris, 1931, p. 432, no. 400.

W. Georges, “Impressionism of Manet” in Apollo, vol. XVI, July 1932-January 1933, p. 4 (illustrated).

P. Jamot, G. Wildenstein and M. L. Bataille, Manet: l'oeuvre de l'artiste en quatre cent quatre-vingt phototypies, Paris, 1932, vol. I, p. 184, no. 543 (illustrated, vol. II, p. 189, fig. 387).

R. Rey, Manet, Paris, 1938, p. 152 (illustrated).

A. Tabarant, Manet et ses oeuvres, Paris, 1947, pp. 460-461.

H. Dumont, Masters in Art: Manet, Paris, 1950, p. 46 (illustrated).

J. Richardson, Edouard Manet: Paintings and Drawings, London, 1958, p. 132 (illustrated, pl. 83).

S. Orienti and P. Pool, The Complete Paintings of Manet, New York, 1967, p. 120, no. 411B (illustrated, p. 121; titled Roses et lilas dans un vase).

P. Schneider, The World of Manet, New York, 1968, p. 142.

D. Rouart and S. Orienti, Tout l'oeuvre peint d'E´douard Manet, Paris, 1970, p. 120, no. 417b (illustrated, p. 121).

D. Rouart and D. Wildenstein, Edouard Manet: Catalogue raisonné, peintures, Lausanne, 1975, vol. I, p. 300, no. 416 (illustrated, p. 301).

V. de Mazia, "Transferred Values" in The Barnes Foundation: Journal of the Art Department, vol. IX, no. 2, Autumn 1978, p. 22 (illustrated, pl. 58).

N. Forman, "The Discovery of Two Manets" in The Philadelphia Bulletin, August 1979.

M. Potter et al., The David and Peggy Rockefeller Collection: European Works of Art, New York, 1984, vol. I, pp. 10, 51 and 120-122, no. 27 (illustrated in color, p. 121).

R. Gordon and A. Forge, The Last Flowers of Manet, New York, 1986, p. 20 (illustrated in color on the front cover; illustrated again in color, p. 21).

J. Wilson-Bareau, ed., Manet by Himself: Correspondence and Conversation, Paintings, Pastels, Prints and Drawings, Boston, 1991, p. 314, no. 235 (illustrated in color, p. 298; titled Lilacs and Roses in a Little Glass Vase).

lot_number

7

provenance

Ginevra Hureau de Villeneuve, Paris (gift from the artist, November 1882).

A.M. Galès, Paris (circa 1905).

Josse and Gaston Bernheim-Jeune, Paris (by 1919).

Etienne Bignou, Paris.

The Lefevre Gallery (Alex. Reid & Lefevre, Ltd.), London.

M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York (acquired from the above, 1 January 1929).

Abby Aldrich Rockefeller and John D. Rockefeller, Jr., New York (acquired from the above, April 1938).

Estate of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, New York.

Acquired from the above by the late owners, February 1958.


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*Note that the price is not recalculated to the current value, but refers to the actual final price at the time the product was sold.


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