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The Small Drawing-Room: Mme Hessel at Her Sewing Table

Artist:
Édouard Vuillard (French, Cuiseaux 1868–1940 La Baule)
Date:
1917
Medium:
Oil and gum tempera on paper, glued to canvas
Dimensions:
20 x 30 in. (50.8 x 76.2 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.1.226
Not on view
Signature: Signed (lower right): E. Vuillard
Purchased from the artist by Jos Hessel, Paris, April 25, 1917; Jeanne Lanvin, Paris; Countess Jean de Polignac, Paris; Sam Salz, New York; acquired from Sam Salz, New York, by Robert Lehman, New York, April 1952.
Tristan Bernard. ""Jos Hessel"." La Renaissance de l’Art Français , 13 (1930).

Kunsthaus Zürich. Pierre Bonnard, Édouard Vuillard. Exh. cat., Zurich, 1932.

Galerie d'Art Braun. Van Gogh, Gauguin, Toulouse-Lautrec, Bonnard, et son époque. Exh. cat., Paris, 1932.

Musée des Arts Décoratifs. Exposition É. Vuillard. Exh. cat., Paris, 1938.

The Lehman Collection, New York. Exh. cat., Cincinnati, 1959.

Eveline Schlumberger. "“Au 16 rue barbet de Jouy avec Jeanne Lanvin” ." Connaissance des Arts, 138 (1963).

Antoine Salomon Guy Cogeval. Vuillard: The Inexhaustible Glance: Critical Catalogue of Paintings and Pastels. Vol. 1, Milan and Paris, 2003.

Richard R. Brettell, Paul Hayes Tucker, Natalie H. Lee. The Robert Lehman Collection: Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Paintings. Vol. 3, New York, 2009.



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