Artist Camille Pissarro, French, 1830-1903
Title
  • The Kitchen at Piette's, Montfoucault
Date 1874
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 18 1/4 × 22 inches (46.4 × 55.9 cm)
Framed: 26 1/16 × 29 1/2 × 2 inches (66.2 × 74.9 × 5.1 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of Edward E. Rothman
Accession Number 75.31
Department European Painting
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, lower left: C. Pissarro. 74.
1904, inherited from artist, by Julie Pissarro (France);
(Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, France);
purchased by, Albert Kahn (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
by descent, collection of Mr. and Mrs. [Ruth Kahn] Edward E. Rothman;
1975-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Retrospective Camille Pissarro. Galerie Manzi et Joyant. Paris, 1914, cat. 63.

Retrospective Camille Pissarro. Leicester Galleries. London, 1920, cat. 58.

Lecomte, G. Camille Pissarro. Edition Bernheim-Jeune. Paris, 1922, (repr.) after p. 50.

Pissarro, L. R. & L. Venturi. Camille Pissarro, son Art, son Oeuvre. Paul Rosenberg. Paris, 1939, vol. 1, cat. 276, p. 119; vol. 2, pl. 56.

"Annual Report European Art," Bulletin of the DIA 55, no. 1 (1976): pp. 12-13, (fig. 8).

"Supplement," Gazette des Beaux Arts, 1310 (March 1979): p. 55, no. 244.

Lloyd, Chr. Camille Pissarro, (Discovering the Nineteenth Century). Geneva/New York, Skira/Rizzoli, 1981, pp. 76, 146, 73, (repr.).

Shiff, Richard. Cézanne and the End of Impressionism. Chicago & London, 1984, p. 206, (fig. 46).

Thomson, Richard. Camille Pissarro Impressionism, Landscape and Rural Labour. City Museum, Birmingham and Gallery-Glasgow, Burrell Collection. Birmingham, 1990, p. 41, (fig. 43) [not in exhibition].

Impressionism to the Present Camille Pissarro and his Descendants. Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale. Fort Lauderdale, 2000, p. 51, cat. 20, (repr.).

Treasures from the Detroit Institute of Arts: Masters of Impressionism and Modern Art. Sogo Museum of Art, et al. 2001, pp. 32, 50, no. 3, color repro. p. 51 [in Japanese, entry by A. Marcereau on file].

"L'atre." In Camille Pissarro (1830-1903) St. Thomas to Paris. Exh. cat., Stern Pissarro Gallery. London, November 11-December 6, 2003, no. 13. [entry mentions DIA painting as comparanda].

Pissarro, J. & C. Durand-Ruel Snollaerts. Pissarro Critical Catalogue of Paintings. Wildenstein Institute. Paris, 2005, vol. 2, p. 287, cat. 380, (repr.).