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Woman in an Interior

1909

Vilhelm Hammershøi, Danish, 1864–1916 Danish


Dimensions

57.1 x 62.2 cm (22 1/2 x 24 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1985.930

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

On View

Lorna and Robert Rosenberg Gallery (Gallery 252)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

1918, Eduard Rée, Copenhagen; October 16, 1918, Rée estate sale, Vagn Aagesen, Copenhagen, lot 22. 1924, Max Lester, Copenhagen; October 20, 1924, Lester sale, Winkel & Magnussen, Copenhagen, lot 21. March 20, 1961, anonymous sale, Arne Bruun Rasmussen, Copenhagen, lot 26. About 1960s, acquired by a private collector; about 1984/1985, sold by this private collector to Green Square, Copenhagen [see note 1]; June, 1985, sold by Green Square to John Goelet, New York; 1985, year-end gift of John Goelet to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 22, 1986) NOTES: [1] According to information kindly provided by Green Square (November 6, 2006).

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet in memory of Hanns Swarzenski