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The Seated Clowness (Mademoiselle Cha-u-ka-o) (from the series Elles)

Series/Portfolio:
Elles, 1896
Artist:
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, Albi 1864–1901 Saint-André-du-Bois)
Publisher:
Gustave Pellet (French, Paris 1859–1919 Paris)
Date:
1896
Medium:
Crayon, brush, and spatter lithograph with scraper printed in five colors on wove paper with watermark (G. Pellet / T. Lautrec); only state
Dimensions:
Image: 20 9/16 × 15 13/16 in. (52.2 × 40.1 cm) Sheet: 20 9/16 x 15 13/16 in. (52.2 x 40.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Scofield Thayer, 1982
Accession Number:
1984.1203.166(3)
Not on view
La Clownesse assise (Mademoiselle Cha-u-ka-o)

Inscription: At lower right: Série no 62 GP (Lugt 1194)
Scofield Thayer (American, Worcester, Massachusetts 1889–1982 Providence, Rhode Island); Donor: Scofield Thayer (American, Worcester, Massachusetts 1889–1982 Providence, Rhode Island)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," August 27, 2012–November 18, 2012.

Delteil 180; Adhémar 201; Wittrock 156; Adriani 172
Loys Delteil Le Peintre-Graveur Illustré: H. de Toulouse-Lautrec. 10 and 11, Paris, 1920, cat. no. 180.

Jean Adhémar Toulouse-Lautrec: His Complete Lithographs and Drypoints. New York, 1965, cat. no. 201.

Wolfgang Wittrock Toulouse-Lautrec: The Complete Prints. London, 1985, cat. no. 156.

Götz Adriani, Royal Academy of Arts Toulouse-Lautrec, The Complete Graphic Works: A Catalogue Raisonné. Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1988, cat. no. 172.

Colta Ives "French Prints in the Era of Impressionism and Symbolism." in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1988 (Summer), pp. 56-57, ill.

Colta Ives Toulouse-Lautrec in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat., Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, July 2-September 29, 1996. New York, 1996, 68.



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