The Tea Table, 1919

  • Henri Eugene Augustin Le Sidaner, French, 1862-1939

Oil on canvas

  • Unframed: 28 1/2 × 36 inches (72.4 × 91.4 cm)
  • Framed: 38 3/4 × 46 1/4 × 3 1/8 inches (98.4 × 117.5 × 7.9 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

21.73

Department

European Painting

  • Exterior
  • Post-impressionist
  • Oil
  • Canvas
  • Tea
  • Windows
  • Flowers (plants)
  • Chairs
  • Building
  • Painting (visual work)
  • Table (support furniture)
  • Foliage
  • France

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, lower right: Le Sidaner

Provenance

(Galerie Georges Petit); 1921-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Poland, R. "French Impressionistic Paintings Acquired," Bulletin of the DIA 2, no. 8 (1921): pp. 70-73, esp. p. 73. Poland, R. "Painting by Le Sidaner Acquired," Bulletin of the DIA 3, no. 1 (1921): pp. 8-9 (repr.). Twentieth International Exhibition of Paintings. Exh. cat., Carnegie Institute. Pittsburgh, April-June 1921 [where purchased by the DIA]. Heil, W. Catalogue of Paintings in the Permanent Collection of The Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1930, cat. 126. Richardson, E. P., ed. Catalogue of Paintings. Detroit, 1944, p. 79, no. 126. Masterpieces from The Detroit Institute of Arts. Exh. cat., Bunkamura Museum of Art, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, Ibaraki Museum of Modern Art. Tokyo, Kyoto, Ibaraki, 1989/1990, pp. 108, 225-226, cat. 76, (repr.). Farinaux-Le Sidaner, Y. Le Sidaner: L'oeuvre peint et gravé. Paris, 1989, no. 407, p. 163 (repr.). Falk, P.H., ed. Record of the Carnegie Institute's International Exhibitions 1896-1996. Madison, 1998, p. 197. Treasures from the Detroit Institute of Arts: Masters of Impressionism and Modern Art. Exh. cat., Sogo Museum of Art, Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art, Fukushima Prefectural Museum of Art, Fukui Fine Arts Museum, Yawatahama Citizen Gallery. 2001, p. 88, no. 24, (color repr.) p. 89 [in Japanese, entry by I. Lisikewycz on file].

Rights Status

Henri Eugene Augustin Le Sidaner, The Tea Table, 1919, oil on canvas. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 21.73.