Jean-Léon Gérôme

Pygmalion and Galatea



Jean-Léon Gérôme - Pygmalion and Galatea

Literature

Ackerman 385

introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 66


Provenance

with Boussod, Valadon & Cie, Paris, 1892, purchased from the artist on March 22, sold on April 7, to Yerkes
Charles Tyson Yerkes, Chicago (1892–d.1905)
his estate 1905–10
his estate sale, Mendelssohn Hall, New York, April 5–8, 1910, no. 21, sold to Dugro
Justice P.H. Dugro, New York (from 1910)
Louis C. Raegner, New York (until 1927)

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 27.200

Other works by Jean-Léon Gérôme


Jean-Léon Gérôme Prayer in the Desert
Prayer in the Desert
1864

Jean-Léon Gérôme Lion and Vulture
Lion and Vulture
c. 1865

Jean-Léon Gérôme Slave Market
Slave Market
1857

Jean-Leon Gerome The almeh (with pipe)
The almeh (with pipe)
1873

Jean-Léon Gérôme
Pygmalion and Galatea
c. 1890
88.9 x 68.6 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Gift of Louis C. Raegner