Gustave Courbet

The Source



Gustave Courbet - The Source



Gustave Courbet
The Source
1862
120 x 74.3 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929


Provenance

With Bernheim-Jeune, Paris
private collection, Bordeaux (until 1916; sold to Durand-Ruel)
with Durand-Ruel, Paris, 1916; sold on April 11 to Durand Ruel
with Durand-Ruel, New York, 1916, stock no. 3954; sold on March 11 for Fr 50,000, to Havemeyer
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer, New York (1916–d. 1929; cat., 1931, pp. 80–81, ill.)
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External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 29.100.58

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