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Confidences

Raimundo de Madrazo y Garreta

Spanish, 1841–1920

Confidences

c. 1870

Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 36 1/4 x 28 3/4 in. (92 x 73 cm) Frame: 42 3/4 x 36 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. (108.6 x 93.3 x 4.4 cm)
Object Number 1955.798
Acquisition Acquired by Sterling and Francine Clark, 1940
Status On View

Image Caption

Raimundo de Madrazo y Garreta, Confidences, c. 1870, Oil on canvas. The Clark Art Institute, 1955.798.

Bibliography

Lees, Sarah, ed. Nineteenth-Century European Paintings at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Williamstown, MA: Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute; New Haven and London: distributed by Yale University Press, 2012.

Provenance

[Durand-Ruel, Paris, sold to Lambert]; Catholina Lambert, Paterson, New Jersey (probably after 1903–16, his sale, American Art Association, New York, 21 Feb. 1916, no. 72, as Confidences, sold to Wilbur); James B. Wilbur Jr., Manchester, Vt. (1916–d. 1929); Mrs. James B. Wilbur Jr., Manchester, Vt., and New York, his wife, by descent (1929–33, sale, American Art Association, New York, 14 Dec. 1933, no. 57, as Confidences ["La Toilette"]); private collection, New York; sale, Parke-Bernet, New York, 24 Nov. 1939, no. 78, as Confidences ("La Toilette), sold to Durand-Ruel; [Durand-Ruel, New York, 1939–40, sold to Clark, 13 Mar. 1940, as La toilette]; Robert Sterling Clark (1940–55); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 1955.

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