Emma Calvé as Carmen

Provenance

Possibly Louise Théo (Mrs. Roland Knoedler), Paris (d. 1922);¹ possibly Emma Calvé, Paris, possibly sold to Clark, 27 Nov. 1929; Robert Sterling Clark (possibly 1929–55); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 1955.

1. A note in the Clark’s curatorial file indicates it was in her estate.

Théobald Chartran

French, 1849–1907

Emma Calvé as Carmen

1894

Oil on canvas

45 13/16 x 35 1/2 in. (116.4 x 90.2 cm) Frame: 55 3/4 x 45 9/16 x 4 in. (141.6 x 115.7 x 10.2 cm)


Acquired by Sterling and Francine Clark, 1929

1955.41


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