About This Artwork

Henri Fantin-Latour
French, 1836-1904

Roses in a Bowl, 1881

Oil on canvas
10 5/16 x 12 3/8 in. (26.2 x 31.4 cm)
Inscribed lower right: Fantin '81

Gift of Mrs. Clive Runnells, 1964.203

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

New York, Acquavella Galleries, New York, Flowers by Fantin-Latour, November 2 - December 3, 1966, cat. 1 (ill.).

Ownership History

Thomas McLean, London [based on sticker on reverse; McLean, London art dealer, dissolved his partnership in 1902]. Bignou Gallery, Paris [based on Bignou's stamp on reverse]. Lieutenant Colonel James W. Woods (died 1931), Ottawa. Wildenstein and Co., New York; sold to the Art Institute, 1964 with funds provided by Mrs. Clive Runnells (died 1977), who maintained a partial life interest in the picture.

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