Jean-Léon Gérôme

The Grey Cardinal



Jean-Léon Gérôme - The Grey Cardinal



Jean-Léon Gérôme
The Grey Cardinal
1873
65.5 x 98.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower right
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston


Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
Ackerman 233


Provenance

Sold by the artist to Goupil et Cie., Paris, Maz 1873, stock nr. 8120
sold by Goupil to James H. Stebbins, New York, 4 June 1873
Stebbins sale, American Art Association, New York, 12 February 1889, nr. 76, to M.B. Mason, Boston for Clarke
Susan Cornelia Clarke (Mrs. Samuel Dennis) Warren (born 1825 - died 1901), Boston
Mrs. S.D. Warren sale, American Art Association, New York, 8 January 1903, nr. 113, to Samuel Putnam Avery, New York, for the MFA for $16,000
Accession Date: January 13, 1903

External links

Museum of Fine Arts Accession number 03.605

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Jean-Léon Gérôme Bashi-Bazouk Singing
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Jean-Léon Gérôme Diogenes
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1860

Jean-Léon Gérôme Study of a Dog
Study of a Dog
1852

Jean-Léon Gérôme Daphnis and Chloe
Daphnis and Chloe
1898

Jean-Léon Gérôme Night
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