The Family of Street Acrobats: the Injured Child (La Famille du Saltimbanque: L'Enfant Blessé)

The Family of Street Acrobats: the Injured Child (La Famille du Saltimbanque: L'Enfant Blessé)

1873
Artist
Gustave Doré, French, 1832-1883
Work Locations: Paris, France
Country
France
painting
Oil paint on canvas
Purchase with departmental acquisition funds
2012.4
Gustave Doré (French). The Family of Street Acrobats: the Injured Child (La Famille du Saltimbanque: L'Enfant Blessé). 1873. Oil paint on canvas. Purchase with departmental acquisition funds. 2012.4.
Dimensions
height: 76 3/4 in, 194.9450 cm; width: 51 1/2 in, 130.8100 cm
Department
European and American Art Before 1900
Collection
European Painting and Sculpture before 1900
Known Provenance
Estate of the artist; Doré Estate Sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, April 10-14, 1885, lot 29; Anonymous sale, Sotheby’s London, November 23, 2000, lot 37; Private Collection, United States; Christie’s New York, October 12, 2011, lot 63; Jack Kilgore & Co., Inc., New York
Exhibition History
  • “The Light Show” — Denver Art Museum, 5/19/2019 – 3/7/2021