Respite from the Masked Ball (Repos Pendant le Bal Masqué)

Respite from the Masked Ball (Repos Pendant le Bal Masqué)

about 1899
Artist
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, French, 1864-1901
Country
France
painting
Oil paint and gouache on board
Gift of T. Edward & Tullah Hanley Collection
1974.359

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Respite from the Masked Ball (Repos Pendant le Bal Masqué), about 1899. Oil on canvas; 21.375 by 15.5 inches.
Denver Art Museum: Gift of T. Edward & Tullah Hanley Collection, 1974.359
Photograph ©Denver Art Museum

Dimensions
frame height: 30 in, 76.2000 cm; frame width: 24 in, 60.9600 cm; frame depth: 2 1/2 in, 6.3500 cm; image height: 21.375 in, 54.2925 cm; image width: 15.5 in, 39.3700 cm
Department
European and American Art Before 1900
Collection
European Painting and Sculpture before 1900
Known Provenance
Manzi, Paris? Roy, Paris? by 1930 (M. Knoedler and Company, New York and Chicago)? Purchased 7 June 1935 from (Georges Bernheim, Paris) by M. Schoeller [administrator of the Galerie Georges Petit??], n. 56 (see Dortu, Toulouse-Lautrec et son Oeuvre, 1971, p. 424, P. 695). Purchased 1 June 1936 from (Durand-Ruel, Paris) by (Durand-Ruel, New York); purchased 4 Jan. 1937 from (Durand-Ruel, New York) by Thomas Edward Hanley [1893-1969] (stock 5309); gifted 1974 by Tullah Innes Hanley [d. 1992] to the Denver Art Museum. Provenance research is on-going at the Denver Art Museum and we will post information as it becomes available. Please e-mail provenance@denverartmuseum.org, if you have questions, or if you have additional information to share with us.
Exhibition History
  • "Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec: uno sguardo dentro la vita"—Complesso del Vittoriano, 10/10/2003 - 02/08/2004
  • "Paris and the Countryside: Modern Life in Late-19th-Century France"—Portland Museum of Art, 06/23/2006 - 10/15/2006
  • "Toulouse Lautrec"—National Gallery of Australia, 12/14/2012 - 04/02/2013
  • "Henri de Toulouse-Laurtrec"—Museu de Arte de São Paulo Assis Chateaubriand, 06/29/2017 - 10/01/2017
  • "Picasso/Lautrec"—Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, 10/17/2017 - 01/21/2018
  • On loan to National Gallery of Canada, 01/26/2018 - 06/10/2018