Henri Rousseau

The Repast of the Lion



Henri Rousseau - The Repast of the Lion

Literature

introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 151


Provenance

Wilhelm Uhde, Paris, 1910at least 1911, purchased from the artist by July 1910, sold to Keller
Julius Keller, Aachen, in 1914
with Stephan Bourgeois, New York, in 1923
Adolph Lewisohn, New York, about 1923d. 1938
his son, Sam A. Lewisohn, New York, 1938d. 1951

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 51.112.5

Other works by Henri Rousseau


Henri Rousseau Flowers in a Vase
Flowers in a Vase
1909

Henri Rousseau Unpleasant Surprise
Unpleasant Surprise
1901

Henri Rousseau The equatorial jungle
The equatorial jungle
1909

Henri Rousseau Rendezvous in the forest
Rendezvous in the forest
1889

Henri Rousseau
The Repast of the Lion
c. 1907
113.7 x 160 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed, lower right: Henri Rousseau
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Sam A. Lewisohn, 1951