The Milliner or Young Woman in an Overcoat Carrying a Box

La modiste ou Jeune femme en manteau portant un carton

about 1879
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (French, 1841–1919)


Catalogue Raisonné

Dauberville 647

Dimensions

Sheet: 31 x 16.5 cm (12 3/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2010.3

Medium or Technique

Black lithographic crayon on Gillot paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

verso, b, graphite, illegible [in French]

Signed

l.r. Renoir in brown pen and ink

Provenance

The artist; acquired from the artist by Mr. D'Assay, Paris; by descent through the D'Assay family, Paris. December 13, 1995, sold as lot 22 at the auction house Tajan, Paris. Michael N. Altman & Co., Inc. [location); sold by Altman to Mr. and Mrs. Steven Fine, Weston, MA; 2010, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Steven Fine to the MFA, Boston. (Accession Date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen A. Fine