Pubhist - Over 35.000 works of art online


Add to my gallery
William-Adolphe Bouguereau - The Big Sister
Literature
Damien Bartoli and Frederick C. Ross, William Bouguereau, 2015, Reprinted Second edition, plate 138

Provenance
The artist
with Goupil et Cie., Paris, acquired directly from the above, 25 May 1877, as Toilette du matin, Jeune fille habillants enfant (en pied)
Auguste Donatis, acquired directly from the above, 21 July 1877
private collection, Italy
anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 27 October 1983, nr. 76
with Borghi & Co., New York, acquired at the above sale
acquired directly from the above by the present owner
sale (Property of a Prince) Christie's, New York, 18 April 2018, nr. 28
Other works by William-Adolphe Bouguereau
William-Adolphe Bouguereau - The Temptation
William-Adolphe Bouguereau - Portrait of Eugène Bouguereau
William-Adolphe Bouguereau - Biblis
William-Adolphe Bouguereau - The Edge of the River
The Temptation
1880
Portrait of Eugène Bouguereau
1850
Biblis
1884
The Edge of the River
1888
 
William-Adolphe Bouguereau
The Big Sister
1877
146 x 89 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated, upper right: W-BOVGVEREAV-1877
Sale Christie's, New York, 18 April 2018