The Sea at Vasouy

Edouard Vuillard, French, 1868 - 1940

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1903-1904

Oil on paper mounted on hardboard

Overall: 23 × 15 1/2 in. (58.4 × 39.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe, Class of 1964H

P.954.92

Geography

Place Made: France, Europe

Period

20th century

Object Name

Painting

Research Area

Nazi-Era Provenance Research

Painting

Not on view

Inscriptions

Artist's studio stamp, lower right: [Lugt no. 2497a]

Course History

ARTH 82, History of Museums and Collecting, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2012

SART 31, SART 72, Painting II, III, Colleen Randall, Spring 2013

SART 31, SART 72, Painting II, Painting III, Jennifer Caine, Fall 2014

ARTH 83, History of Museums and Collecting, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2015

Exhibition History

A Collector's Choice, William B. Jaffe Memorial Exhibition, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 8, 1972-January 7, 1973.

Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March-April 1975.

Churchill P. Lathrop at Dartmouth 1928-1978, Strauss and Barrows Galleries and Barrows Windows, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 20-November 26, 1978.

Early Modern Art from the Permanent Collection, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 16, 1995-April 7, 1996.

European Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, William B. Jaffe and Evelyn A. Jaffe Hall Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 30, 2008-March 8, 2009.

Hood Installation of Permanent Collection, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 1988-January 18, 1991.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 18, 2003-February 20, 2005.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 20, 2009-present.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 20-August 15, 2006.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 16, 2001-July 28, 2002.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 23-June 22, 1997.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 3, 1992-October 7, 1993.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 16, 1997-August 8, 1999.

Light in Art, Jaffe-Friede, Strauss and Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 2, 1977-January 29, 1978.

Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 1973.

Normandy and Its Artists Remembered, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, New York, June 12-September 11, 1994.

The Dartmouth Collection: 19th & 20th Century Paintings, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 17-November 6, 1982.

Publication History

Constance Schwartz, Normandy and Its Artists Rembembered, New York: Nassau County Museum of Art, 1994, p. 29, ill. p. 22

Antoine Salomon and Guy Cogeval, Vuillard: The Inexhaustible Glance: Critical Catalogue of Paintings and Pastels, Volume II, Milan, Italy: Skira/ Wildenstein Institute, 2003, ill. pp. 886.

T. Barton Thurber, European Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2008, pp. 96, ill., no. 46.

Provenance

Estate of Edouard Vuillard (1868-1940), 1940; to Jacques Roussel (Vuillard's brother-in-law); Sam Salz (1894-1981) [art dealer], New York, date unknown; M. Knoedler and Co., Inc. (no. 52702), New York, about 1952; Evelyn Annenberg Friede Jaffe Hall (1911-2005) and William B. Jaffe (1904-1972), New York; given to present collection, 1954.

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