Edouard Manet

The Execution of Emperor Maximilian



Edouard Manet - The Execution of Emperor Maximilian

Literature

Gary Tinterow and Geneviève Lacambre, Manet/Velazquez, New York, New Haven, 2003, fig. 9.71


Provenance

1883, probably passed by descent from the artist to his widow, Suzanne Leenhoff Manet (born 1830 - died 1906), Asnières, France
given by Mme. Manet to her son, Léon Koëlla Leenhoff (born 1852 - died 1927), Paris
1899, sold by Mr. Koëlla Leenhoff to Ambroise Vollard (born 1867 - died 1939), Paris
1 July 1909, sold by Vollard to Frank Gair Macomber (born 1849 - died 1941), Boston
1930, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Gair Macomber to the MFA, accession date 1 May 1930

External links

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Accession number 30.444

Other works by Edouard Manet


Edouard Manet The Music Lesson
The Music Lesson
1870

Edouard Manet Claude and Camille Monet in His Studio Boat
Claude and Camille Monet in His Studio Boat
1874

Edouard Manet The Artist (Marcellin Desboutin)
The Artist (Marcellin Desboutin)
1875

Edouard Manet The Salamanca Students
The Salamanca Students
1860

Edouard Manet
The Execution of Emperor Maximilian
1867
196 x 259.8 cm
Oil on canvas
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Gair Macomber