The Jockey led to the start (Le Jockey se rendant au porteau)

Le jockey se rendant au poteau

1899
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, 1864–1901)


Catalogue Raisonné

Wittrock 311; Delteil 282 ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 51.5 x 36.1 cm (20 1/4 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.951

Medium or Technique

Lithograph printed in black on wove paper, extensively reworked with blue-green and brown paints

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto: in pencil, c.l.: Couler; in pencil, l.r.: aü

Markings

Recto: l.r.: in brown, stamp of O. Gerstenberg

Provenance

Otto Gerstenberg (b. 1848 - d. 1935; Lugt 2785), Berlin; 1935, by inheritance to his daughter, Margarethe Scharf (b. 1889 - d. 1961), Berlin; May 18-20, 1954, Scharf sale, Stuttgarter Kunstkabinett, Stuttgart, lot 556, sold for DM 10,500 to Richard H. Zinser (dealer, b. 1884 - d. 1984), Forest Hills, NY; 1955, sold by Richard Zinser to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 10, 1955)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund