Artist Henri Fantin-Latour, French, 1836-1904
Title
  • Petunias
Date 1881
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 15 1/4 × 23 1/8 inches (38.7 × 58.7 cm)
Framed: 23 3/4 × 31 7/8 × 3 inches (60.3 × 81 × 7.6 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of Ruth Nugent Head, in memory of her mother, Anna E. Kresge, and her husband, Henry W. Nugent Head
Accession Number 1985.26
Department European Painting
On View Era of Revolution S301, Level 3 (see map)
Signed Signed and dated, upper right: Fantin.81
by 1966, Ruth Nugent Head (Mrs. Henry W. Nugent Head) (New York, New York, USA);
1985-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Fantin-Latour, Mme. Catalogue de l'oeuvre complet de Fantin-Latour. Paris, 1911, p. 107, no. 1033.

Gibson, F. The Art of Henri Fantin-Latour: His Life and Work. London, 1924, p. 115, pl. XXXIII.

Flowers by Fantin-Latour. Exh. cat., Acquavella Galleries. New York, 1966, cat. 19 (ill.).

Bulletin of the DIA: Annual Report 62, no. 2 (1985): pp. 13, 19 (fig. 1).

Kostenevich, Albert. Hidden Treasures Revealed, Impressionist Masterpieces and Other Important French Paintings Preserved by the State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg. St. Petersburg and New York, 1995, p. 52 (fig. 1).