Auguste Toulmouche | The New Arrival

AUGUSTE TOULMOUCHE
French, 1829–1890

The New Arrival

Signed and dated A. TOULMOUCHE/ 1861
Oil on panel
22½ x 17¾ inches (57.2 x 45.1 cm)
Framed: 31 x 26 inches (78.7 x 66 cm)

Toulmouche was awarded a silver medal at the Paris Salon of 1861, the year in which this was one of the paintings he exhibited.

Provenance
Sale, Christie’s, London March 25, 1988, lot 40, illustrated
Sale, Sotheby’s, New York, February 16, 1994, lot 162, illustrated
Kurt E. Schon Ltd. Fine Art, New Orleans, Louisiana    
Private Collection, Alabama, 1995 to the present, acquired from the above

Exhibited
Paris, Salon, 1861, as Le Sommeil de Bébé

Literature
Benezit, Dictionary of Artists, Paris, 2006, vol. 13, pp. 1105-6

$38,000

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