Henri Rousseau

The equatorial jungle



Henri Rousseau - The equatorial jungle

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 805


Provenance

From the artist to Robert Delaunay, Paris
possibly Paul Guillaume (died 1934)
with Ambroise Vollard (1867-1939), Paris
sold 1925 to Mrs. Juliana Force, who returned it to Vollard that same year
with Galerie Étienne Bignou, Paris
sold 1928 to Chester Dale (1883-1962), New York
bequest 1963 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1963.10.213

Other works by Henri Rousseau


Henri Rousseau Unpleasant Surprise
Unpleasant Surprise
1901

Henri Rousseau The Repast of the Lion
The Repast of the Lion
c. 1907

Henri Rousseau Rendezvous in the forest
Rendezvous in the forest
1889

Henri Rousseau Boy on the rocks
Boy on the rocks
1895/97

Henri Rousseau
The equatorial jungle
1909
140.3 x 129.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated lower right: Henri Julien Rousseau / 1909
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Chester Dale Collection