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Georges Rouault

The Circus

Artist

Georges Rouault
Paris 1871 – Paris 1958

Title

The Circus

Date

1936

Materials

Oil on paper mounted on canvas

Dimensions

70 x 107.8 cm

Credits

A Millennium Gift of Sara Lee Corporation, inv. 2000.10

Collection

Western Art

© Estate of Georges Rouault / SOCAN (2020)

Paris, dealer Ambroise Vollard and/or his heirs (late 1930s);

Paris, Mrs. Seifert (unconfirmed);

Paris, dealer Galerie Charpentier (unconfirmed);

Paris, Daniel Varenne (in 1967);

Chicago, Nathan Cummings (acquired 1971; thence to Sara Lee Corporation Collection).

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