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Henri Rousseau. The Dream. 1910

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The Dream

Henri Rousseau (French, 1844–1910)

Date:
1910
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
6' 8 1/2" x 9' 9 1/2" (204.5 x 298.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller
MoMA Number:
252.1954

Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Ambroise Vollard (1867-1939), Paris. Purchased from Rousseau in February 1910 – 1933
Knoedler Galleries, New York. November 1933 – January 1934
Sidney Janis, New York. Purchased from Knoedler, January 1934 - 1953
Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York. Purchased from Sidney Janis, May 1953 - 1954
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Nelson A. Rockefeller, on the occasion of the Museum's 25th anniversary, 1954

Rêve exotique
Le Songe
[Le Rêve]

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