Il torero morto

Manet, Il torero morto | Le toréador mort | The dead toreador
Autore: 
Manet, Édouard (1832-1883)
Titolo: 
Il torero morto
Altri titoli: 
Le toréador mort
The dead toreador
Periodo: 
XIX secolo
Datazione: 
non datato (1864)
Classificazione: 
Dipinto
Tecnica e materiali: 
Olio su tela
Dimensioni (altezza x larghezza in centimetri): 
75,9 x 153,3
Annotazioni: 
Firma in basso a destra: Manet
Luogo di conservazione: 
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, USA
Acquisizione: 
Donazione Widener, 1942
Identificativo: 
1942.9.40

Provenienza:

  • (Durand-Ruel, Paris), acquistato dall'autore, 1872.
  • Jean-Baptiste Faure [1830-1914], Parigi, acquistato da Durand-Ruel, 1874.
  • (Durand-Ruel, Paris), acquistato da Faure, 1892.
  • (Cottier & Co., New York), acquistato da Durand-Ruel.
  • Peter A. B. Widener, Lynnewood Hall, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, acquistato da Cottier, 1894.
  • Eredi Widener.
  • NGA, donazione Widener, 1942.

Mostre:

  • Salon of 1864, Parigi, n. 12.
  • Galerie Martinet, Parigi, febbraio 1865, n. 2.
  • Tableaux de Edouard Manet, Avenue de l'Alma, Parigi, 1867, n. 5 con il titolo L'homme mort.
  • Exposition maritime internationale, Le Havre, 1868.
  • Exposition de la Société des Amis des Arts de Lyon, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Lyon, 1869.
  • Exposition Manet, Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Parigi, 1884, n. 24.
  • Exposition Universelle, Parigi, 1889, n. 488.
  • World's Columbian Exposition, Department of Fine Arts, Chicago, 1893, n. 3057.
  • Exposition Manet, Musée de l'Orangerie, Parigi, 1932, n. 19.
  • Diamond Jubilee Exhibition: Masterpieces of Painting, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1950-1951, n. 69, ill.
  • Edouard Manet, 1832-1883, Philadelphia Museum of Art; The Art Institute of Chicago, 1966-1967, n. 59, ill. (soltanto a Philadelphia.
  • Manet and Modern Paris, National Gallery of Art, 1982-1983, n. 77, ill.
  • Manet, Grand Palais, Paris; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1983.
  • Manet, Nationalmuseum, Stockholm, 1985, n. 61, ill.
  • Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, State Hermitage Museum, Leningrad; State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow, 1986, n. 12, ill.
  • Triumph und Tod des Helden, Wallraf-Richartz-Museums, Cologne; Kunsthaus, Zurich; Musée des Beaux-Arts, Lyon, 1987-1988, n. 45, ill.
  • Manet, Ordrupgaardsamlingen, Copenhagen, 1989, n. 11, ill.
  • Edouard Manet: Augenblicke der Geschichte, Städtischen Kunsthalle Mannheim, Germany, 1992-1993, n. 4, ill.
  • Edouard Manet: The Execution of Maximilian, National Gallery, Londra, 1992, n. 26, fig. 31.
  • Manet's 'The Dead Toreador' and 'The Bullfight': Fragments of a Lost Salon Painting Reunited, The Frick Collection, New York, 1999, tav. 1.
  • Manet and the Execution of Maximilian, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2006-2007, catalogo non numerato, fig.15.
  • Manet/Velazquez : The French Taste for Spanish Painting, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York and Musée d'Orsay, Parigi, 2003.
  • Manet en el Prado, Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid, 2003-2004, n. 60, riprodotto.
  • Manet and the Execution of Maximilian, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2006-2007, catalogo non numerato, fig.15.
  • Prestito per esposizione con la collezione permanente, Worcester Art Museum, 2010-2011.
  • Manet et le Paris moderne, Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum, Tokyo, 2010, n. I-7, riprodotto.
  • Manet, inventeur du Moderne [Manet: The Man Who Invented Modernity], Musée d'Orsay, Parigi, 2011, n. 89, figg. 19 e 139.

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Nota:

Sotto, l'acquaforte di Manet tratta dal dipinto:

Manet, Torero morto.jpg

Torero morto
Toréador mort
Dead toreador
XIX secolo
senza data (1867-1868)
Stampa
Acquaforte e acquatinta su carta vergata azzurra, stato finale (VI), dalla edizione Strölin del 1905
cm. 15,2 x 22,4 (lastra)
23,8 x 36,7 (foglio)
Firmata in basso a sinistra: Manet
Acquisto, Rogers Fund, 1921
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
inv. n. 21.76.10