The Provenance Research Project
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Provenance Research Project
The Museum of Modern Art
11 West 53 Street
New York, N.Y. 10019
René Magritte (Belgian, 1898–1967)
Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.
E.L.T. (Edouard Léon Théodore) Mesens (1903-1971), Brussels and London (from 1938). Purchased from Magritte in 1935 - sold in 1940 to Onslow-Ford
Gordon Onslow-Ford, San Francisco Bay Area, California. Purchased from Mesens, 1940 - until at least 1949
Mrs. Yves Tanguy / Kay Sage Tanguy, (1898-1963), Woodbury, Connecticut
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Kay Sage Tanguy, 1956
Le portrait / The portrait