Eugène Delacroix

Tiger Growling at a Snake



Eugène Delacroix - Tiger Growling at a Snake

Literature

Johnson 206


Exhibitions

1998 Delacroix: The Late Work, Nr. 133

Provenance

Marquis de L., Paris
his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 4 February 1865, nr. 12
Paul van Cuyck, Paris
his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 7-10 February 1866, nr. 7
Comte d'Aquila, Paris
his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 21-22 February 1868, nr. 8
Hermann, Paris
his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 10 February 1879, nr. 8
Th. Leroy
his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 13 May 1882, nr. 16
with Galerie Georges Petit, Paris
with M. Knoedler & Co., New York, August 1882
purchased 14 November 1883 by Mary J. Morgan, New York
her sale, American Art Galleries, New York, 3-15 March 1886, nr. 188
Henry M. Johnston, Brooklyn, New York
his sale, Fifth Avenue Art Galleries, New York, 20-28 February 1893
with M. Knoedler & Co., New York
purchased 1899 by H.S. Henry, New York
his sale, American Art Galleries, New York, 25 January 1907, nr. 13
William A. Clark (1839-1925), New York
bequest 1926 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington
acquired 2014 by the National Gallery of Art

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 2014.136.30

Other works by Eugène Delacroix


Eugène Delacroix The Death of Desdemona
The Death of Desdemona
1858

Eugène Delacroix Perseus and Andromeda
Perseus and Andromeda
1849-53

Eugene Delacroix The Execution of the Doge Marino Faliero
The Execution of the Doge Marino Faliero

Eugène Delacroix Saint Sebastian Tended to by Saint Irene and her Maid
Saint Sebastian Tended to by Saint Irene and her Maid
1836

Eugène Delacroix
Tiger Growling at a Snake
1862
33 x 41.3 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated lower left: Eug. Delacroix 1862
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Corcoran Collection
William A. Clark Collection