Berthe Morisot

Young Woman Seated on a Sofa



Berthe Morisot - Young Woman Seated on a Sofa

Literature

Alain Clairet, Delphine Montalant, Yves Rouart, Berthe Morisot, Montolivet, 1997, nr. 78

introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 139


Provenance

Léon Clapisson, Paris, by 1882–92, sold on 21 April 1892, to Durand-Ruel
with Durand-Ruel, Paris, 1892–95, sold in January 1895 to New York branch
with Durand-Ruel, New York, 1895–96, sold on 16 June 1896 to Paris branch
with Durand-Ruel, Paris, 1896–at least 1921, to Durand-Ruel
Durand-Ruel private collection, Paris, by 1941–at least 1958
with Sam Salz, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Dillon, New York, by 1976

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 1992.103.2

Other works by Berthe Morisot


Berthe Morisot Eugene Manet with his Daughter at Bougival
Eugene Manet with his Daughter at Bougival
c. 1881

Berthe Morisot Woman with a Fan, Portrait of Madame Marie Hubbard
Woman with a Fan, Portrait of Madame Marie Hubbard
1874

Berthe Morisot Nude Seen from the Back
Nude Seen from the Back
1885

Berthe Morisot Julie Playing the Violin, Study
Julie Playing the Violin, Study
1893

Berthe Morisot
Young Woman Seated on a Sofa
c. 1879
80.6 x 99.7 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower left: Berthe Morisot
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Partial and Promised Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Dillon, 1992