Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) Tête De Femme
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) Tête de Femme, Oil on canvas, Signed with initials 'AR' lower left. Painted between 1896-1900. h: 10.50 x w: 8.25 in.
Provenance:Ambrose Vollard, Paris. Private collection. Christie's, Park Ave. NY, 11-12 November 1997, lot 339. Atlas Galleries, Chicago. A private North East Ohio collector.
Exhibitions:Dallas, Museum of Art, on extended loan (1989-1997)
Literature:G.-P. and M. Dauberville, Renoir, Catalogue raisonné des tableaux, pastels, dessins et aquarelles, Paris, 2010, vol. III, p. 349, no. 2298 (illustrated). A. Vollard, Tableaux, pastels et dessins de Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Paris, 1918, vol. II, pl. 78 (illustrated)
Note condition: this painting is not lined or re-varnished. There is no inpainting visible under ultra-violet light. There is minor paint loss above crown of head. There is minor frame abrasion along all four edges