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Reception at an Exhibition

Jean Louis Forain

French, 1852–1931

Reception at an Exhibition

1890s

Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 24 x 19 3/4 in. (61 x 50.2 cm) Frame: 29 1/8 x 24 15/16 x 1 5/8 in. (74 x 63.3 x 4.1 cm)
Object Number 1955.737
Acquisition Acquired by Sterling and Francine Clark, 1943
Status Off View

Image Caption

Jean Louis Forain, Reception at an Exhibition, 1890s, Oil on canvas. The Clark Art Institute, 1955.737.

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

[Possibly Durand-Ruel, New York, in 1936]; [Clyfford Trevor, New York, sold to Clark, 27 Oct. 1943, as Reception Artistique]; Robert Sterling Clark (1943–55); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 1955.

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