Requires Photography

Rose et blanc

1929
Paul Delvaux (Belgian, 1897–1994)


Dimensions

104.8 x 128.0 cm (41 1/4 x 50 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2003.34

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

About 1929, with the Galerie Manteau, Brussels; sold by the Galerie Manteau to Robert Goffin (b. 1898 - d. 1984), Brussels [see note 1]; in his possession until at least 1961. Mme. Jean Krebs, Brussels. By 1967, Joachim Jean Aberbach (b. 1910 - d. 1992), New York. By 1994, Frank M. Purnell (b. 1930 - d. 1994), New York and Melvin N. Blake (b. 1927 - d. 1999), New York; 2003, gift of the estate of Melvin Blake to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 22, 2003)

NOTES:
[1] Robert Goffin, "Paul Delvaux," Jardin des Arts 174 (May, 1969), p. 70. The artist frequently exhibited his work at the Galerie Manteau.

Credit Line

Melvin Blake and Frank Purnell Collection

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SABAM, Brussels