Edouard Manet - Peonies



Edouard Manet
Peonies
1864-65
59.4 x 35.2 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Joan Whitney Payson, 1975


Literature

Steven Naifeh, Van Gogh and the artists he loved, New York, 2021, p. 212
Eik Kahng (ed.), Through Vincent's eyes, Santa Barbara, CA, 2021, plate 35


Provenance

the artist, Paris, until d. 1883, his inventory no. 87
his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, February 4-5, 1884, no. 76, to Chabrier
Emmanuel Chabrier, Paris, 1884-d. 1894
his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, March 26, 1896, no. 10
Mme Eugène Moullé, Paris, by 1896
her son, Albert Moullé, Paris, by 1902-23, sold to Hodebert
L.C. Hodebert, Paris, from 1923
with Étienne Bignou, Paris
Mrs. R.A. Workman, London
Alexander Reid, Glasgow, 1924-28, sold on April 30 to Reid & Lefevre
with Reid & Lefevre, London, 1928, sold on June 11 to Cargill
David W.T. Cargill, Lanark, Scotland, 1928-38, sold in February to Reid & Lefevre
with Reid & Lefevre, London, 1938-43, transfered in June to Bignou
with Bignou Gallery, New York, from 1943
Mrs. Millicent Rogers, Taos, until 1952
Mrs. Charles Shipman (Joan Whitney) Payson, New York and Manhasset, 1952-d. 1975
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Bequest of Joan Whitney Payson, 1975

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 1976.201.16

Other works by Edouard Manet


Edouard Manet The Young Lange
The Young Lange
c. 1861

Edouard Manet Berthe Morisot
Berthe Morisot
c. 1869-73

Edouard Manet Moonlight at the Port of Boulogne
Moonlight at the Port of Boulogne
1868

Edouard Manet Young Man in the Costume of a Majo
Young Man in the Costume of a Majo
1863

Edouard Manet The Smoker
The Smoker
1866