Prints and Drawings
Artist, possibly by: Édouard Manet, French, 1832–1883

Copy of Reclining Young Woman in Spanish Costume

1862

Watercolor

sheet: 16.4 × 23.5 cm (6 7/16 × 9 1/4 in.)
framed: 35.6 × 46 × 3.8 cm (14 × 18 1/8 × 1 1/2 in.)
Gift of John S. Thacher, B.A. 1927
1959.63
Culture: 
French
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Provenance: 

Adrien Fauchier-Magnan (1873-1963), Neuilly-sur-Seine; Etienne Bignou (1891-1950), Paris; Sold to Armand Dorville (1875-1941), Paris; Sale: Vente aux enchères du cabinet d’un amateur parisien, Hall du Savoy, Nice, June 24-28, 1942 lot 341;Sold to Monsieur Cima, Monte Carlo, France (2300 francs). John S. Thacher (1904-1982), Washington, D.C., to 1959; Given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Susan D. Greenberg, A Selection of French Impressionist Paintings from the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 2001), 28, fig. 11.

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