Honoré Daumier

The Laundress

Honoré Daumier - The Laundress

Honoré Daumier
The Laundress
48.9 x 33 cm
Oil on panel
Signed and dated, lower left: h. Daumier / 186[3?]
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Lillie P. Bliss, 1931


Collection catalogues
introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 43

Steven Naifeh, Van Gogh and the artists he loved, New York, 2021, p. 60


Adolphe-Victor Geoffroy-Dechaume, Valmondois, by 1878–d. 1892
his estate sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 14-15 April 1893, nr. 24
Paul Gallimard, Paris, by 1900–probably 1926, sold to Hodebert
with Hodebert, Paris, 1926/27
?with Alex Reid and Lefevre, London, 1927
with Knoedler, London and New York, 1927, sold to Bliss
Lizzie (Lillie) P. Bliss, New York, 1927–d. 1931, bequeathed to Museum of Modern Art
Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1931–47
transferred on 15 September 1947 to MMA

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 47.122

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