Gustave Moreau

Saint Cecilia



Gustave Moreau - Saint Cecilia

Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
Pierre-Louis Mathieu, Gustave Moreau, sa vie, son Oeuvre, Paris, 1976, nr. 418

Collection catalogues
Everett Fahy (ed.), The Wrightsman pictures, New York; New Haven, 2005, nr. 124


Provenance

M. Charles Viguier
his sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 4 May 1906, nr. 92
Francis Neilson, 1867-1961
with Hazlitt, Gooden & Fox, London, 1989, sold to Wrightsman
Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1989-2004
her gift in 2004 to the Metropolitan Museum of Art

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 2004.475.3

Other works by Gustave Moreau


Gustave Moreau after Diego Velazquez Philip IV on Horseback
Philip IV on Horseback
1859

Gustave Moreau Hercules and the Lernaean Hydra
Hercules and the Lernaean Hydra
c. 1876

Gustave Moreau Jason
Jason
1865

Gustave Moreau Hesind and the Muse
Hesind and the Muse
1891

Gustave Moreau
Saint Cecilia
c. 1890–95
33.8 x 16.2 cm
Gouache and watercolor over graphite on wove paper mounted to wood panel
Signed in pen and red ink at lower left: Gustave Moreau
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Gift of Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 2004