Artist Eugene Louis Boudin, French, 1824-1898
  • Casimir Delavigne Basin at Le Havre
Date 1874
Medium oil on wood panel
Dimensions Unframed: 14 3/4 × 18 1/2 inches (37.5 × 47 cm)
Framed: 21 1/2 × 24 7/8 × 3 1/8 inches (54.6 × 63.2 × 7.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. John N. Lord in memory of her husband
Accession Number 62.146
Department European Painting
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, lower right: E. Boudin 74
possibly March 20, 1899, auction of Atelier Eugène Boudin (Hotel Drouot, Paris, France), lot 33;
(Paoli Gallery, Paris, France);
collection of Pellerano;
collection of Ricardo d'Elia (Buenos Aires, Argentina);
by 1933, collection of Dr. Rafael A. Bullrich (Buenos Aires, Argentina);
July 12-13, 1945, Collection Bullrich sold through (Galeria Witcomb, Buenos Aires, Argentina), lot 64;
sold by (Wildenstein & Co., New York, New York, USA);
purchsed by Mrs. John N. Lord [only?] (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1962-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Exposicion de Maestros del Impresionismo. Amigos del Arts. Buenos Aires, 1932, cat. no. 101.

Escuela Francesca, Siglos 19 y 20. Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes. Buenos Aires, 1933, p. 11, cat. no. 4 [as The Port of Nantes, lent by Dr. Rafael A. Bullrich].

Gilles de la Tourette, F. Catalogo de la Colleccion Rafael A. Bullrich. Buenos Aires, 1945, p. 63, cat. 64, pl. 21 [as The Port of Nantes].

The Institute Collects. DIA. Detroit, 1964/1965, p. 14.

Schmit, R. Eugene Boudin 1824-1898. Paris, 1973, vol. 2, p. 352 no. 2231 [incorrectly states it is on canvas, signed and dated "88," plus typo in English measurement].