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Georges Rouault. Circus Trainer. 1915

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Circus Trainer

Georges Rouault (French, 1871–1958)

Gouache and crayon on paper
15 5/8 x 10 3/8" (39.7 x 26.3 cm)
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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Rübel
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

John Quinn, New York. Purchased from Rouault, March 1918 – 1924
Quinn Estate, 1924 – 1926
Quinn sale, Hotel Drouot, Paris, October 28, 1926, no. 20
George Schick, Paris. [Purchased at Drouot, 1926] – until 1941
Perls Galleries, New York. Purchased from Schick, 1941 – 1951
Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Rübel. Purchased from Perls, 1951
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Rübel, 1951

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