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Henri Rousseau

(French, 1844–1910)

Flowers in a Vase, 1909

oil on canvas
overall: 26 1/2 x 21 5/8 x 3 inches (67.3 x 54.9 x 7.6 cm)
Room of Contemporary Art Fund, 1939
RCA1939:17

Inscriptions

  • signature, dated/lower left, Henri Rousseau / 1909

Provenance

  • Sandor, Count, 1911 (possibly purchased from a small exhibition in Paris, 1911; to his niece, Countess Sandor)
  • Sandor, Countess, 1939 (acquired from her uncle, Count Sandor, Hungary; to Arthur Tooth and Sons, London, 1939)
  • Arthur Tooth and Sons, 1939–1939 (purchased from Countess Sandor, 1939; to M. Knoedler and Company, 1939)
  • M. Knoedler and Company, 1939–December 12, 1939 (acquired from Arthur Tooth and Sons, London, 1939; sold to the Albright Art Gallery, December 12, 1939)