The Market at Gisors

Le Marché a Pontoise (former title)

1887
Camille Pissarro (French (born in the Danish West Indies), 1830–1903)


Dimensions

Sheet: 31.4 x 24 cm (12 3/8 x 9 7/16 in.) Framed: 55.9 x 45.7 cm (22 x 18 in.)

Accession Number

1973.144

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

L.l. in blue watercolor: "C. Pissarro 1887"

Provenance

Alden Brooks (b. 1883 - d. 1964), Carmel, CA. Frank Perls (dealer), Beverly Hills. Paul Kantor (dealer), Beverly Hills. Norton Simon (b. 1907 - d. 1993), Pasadena, CA; October 21, 1971, Norton Simon and others sale, Sotheby Parke-Bernet, New York, lot 73 [see note]. 1973, sold by R.M. Light and Co., Inc., Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 14, 1973)

NOTE: Sold as "Le Marché à Pontoise," gouache.

Credit Line

M. and M. Karolik Fund