Le Domino Rose

about 1895
John Humphreys Johnston (1857–1941)


Height x width: 64 1/2 x 52 1/2 in. (163.8 x 133.4 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

On View

Robert P. and Carol T. Henderson Gallery (Gallery 228)






By 1895, Jules Pams (b. 1852 - d. 1930), Paris, France [see note 1]. Orobida Nahon, Casablanca, Morocco; until 2008, descended in the family of Nahon; June 25, 2008, sold at Sotheby's in Paris (sale PF8031, lot 97); 2008, Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Inc.; 2010, sold by Hirschl & Adler to the MFA. NOTES: [1] After Pams's death in 1930, the painting may have been inherited by his widow and second wife, Marguerite Pams-Holtzer (b. 1877 - d. 1964).

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds from the M. Theresa B. Hopkins Fund and by exchange from a Gift of Miss S. J. Colburn, Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler, and Ellen Kelleran Gardner Fund