L’attore tragico (Rouvière nel ruolo di Amleto)

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Autore: 
Manet, Édouard (1832-1883)
Titolo: 
L’attore tragico (Rouvière nel ruolo di Amleto)
Altri titoli: 
L'acteur tragique (Rouvière dans le rôle de Hamlet)
The tragic actor (Rouvière as Hamlet)
The tragedian (Rouvière as Hamlet)
Periodo: 
XIX secolo
Datazione: 
non datato (1866)
Classificazione: 
Dipinto
Tecnica e materiali: 
Olio su tela
Dimensioni (altezza x larghezza in centimetri): 
187,2 x 108,1
Annotazioni: 
Firma in basso a destra: Manet
Luogo di conservazione: 
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, USA
Acquisizione: 
Lascito di Edith Stuyvesant Dresser Vanderbilt Gerry, 1959
Identificativo: 
1959.3.1

Provenienza:

  • (Durand-Ruel, Paris), acquistato dall'autore, 1871/72.
  • Jean-Baptiste Faure [1830-1914], Paris.
  • (Durand-Ruel, New York and Paris), dal 1884.
  • George Washington Vanderbilt [m. 1914], New York.
  • Edith Stuyvesant Dresser Vanderbilt Gerry, in eredità dal marito.
  • NGA, lascito di Edith Stuyvesant Dresser Vanderbilt Gerry, 1959.

Mostre:

  • Tableaux de Edouard Manet, Avenue de l'Alma, Parigi, 1867, n. 18.
  • Foreign Exhibition, Boston, 1883, n. 67.
  • Exhibition of Paintings by Edouard Manet, Durand-Ruel Galleries, New York, 1895, n. 13.
  • Loan to display with permanent collection, National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian Institution's U.S. National Museum, Washington, D.C., 1915-1916 (this National Gallery of Art became the National Collection of Fine Arts, then the National Museum of American Art, then the Smithsonian American Art Museum).
  • Loan Exhibition of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Paintings, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1921, n. 59.
  • Exhibition of Paintings: Edouard Manet, Pierre Renoir, Berthe Morisot, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, 1924, n. 10.
  • Manet and Modern Paris, National Gallery of Art, 1982-1983, n. 27, illustrato.
  • Manet, Grand Palais, Paris; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1983, n. 89, illustrato.
  • A Magic Mirror: The Portrait in France 1700-1900, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1986-1987, n. 35, illustrato.
  • Loan for display with permanent collection, The Brooklyn Museum of Art, 1998.
  • Around Impressionism: French Paintings from the National Gallery of Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1999, senza catalogo.
  • Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art; Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, 1999, n. 15, illustrato.
  • The Tragic Muse: Art and Emotion, 1700-1900, David and Alfred Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago, 2011, n. 17, fig. 9.
  • Manet: Portraying Life, Toledo Museum of Art, Royal Academy of Art, Londra, 2012-2013, n. 33, riprodotto.

Bibliografia:

  • Bazire, Edmond. Manet. PAris, 1884: 46, 48, 115-116.
  • Duret, Theodore. Histoire d'Edouard Manet et de son oeuvre.Paris, 1902:n. 77.
  • Mauclair, Camille. L'Impressionisme, son histoire, son esthétique, ses maîtres. Paris, 1904: 52, illustrato.
  • Duret, Theodore. Manet and the French Impressionists. Trdotto da J.E. Crawfor Flitch. London and Philadelphia, 1910: 33, 83-84, 222.
  • Meier-Graefe, Julius. Edouard Manet. Munich, 1912:254, 310.
  • Proust, Antonin. Eduard Manet Paris, 1913: 49.
  • Duret, Theodore. "Les Portraits peints par Manet et refusés par leur modèles," La Renaissance de l'art français I, n. 5 (luglio 1918):144-152.
  • Duret, Theodore. Histoire de Edouard Manet et de son oeuvre. Paris, 1919:51-52, 130, 151-152, 245.
  • Waldman, Emil. Edouard Manet. Berlin, 1923:19, 72, illustrato.
  • Blanche, J.E. Manet. New York, 1925:40-42.
  • Moreau-Nelaton, Etienne. Manet raconté par lui-même. Paris, 1926:76-77, illustrato n. 86.
  • Jamot, Paul. "Manet, 'le fifre' et Victoirine Meurend," La Revue de l'art ancien et moderne LI, n. 282 (gennaio 1927):31-41.
  • Crépet, Eugène. Charles Baudelaire. Paris, 1928:390.
  • Tabarant, Adolphe. Manet: histoire catalographique. Paris, 1931:143-144.
  • Jamot, Paul and Georges Wildenstein. Manet Paris, 1932:I:34, 132: n. 125.
  • Colin, Paul. Edouard Manet. Paris, 1932: 32.
  • Bazin, Germain. "Manet et la tradition," L'Amour de l'art 13, n. 5 (maggio 1932):160, 167.
  • Huth, Hans. "Impressionism Comes to America," Gazette des Beaux-arts XXIX (aprile 1946): 229.
  • Tabarant, Adolphe. Manet et ses Oeuvres. Paris, 1947: 103-4, 122-124, 126, 134, 136, 195.
  • Florisoone, Michel. Manet. Monaco, 1947: XXI.
  • Bex, Maurice. Manet. Columbia series. New York, 1948: 12, 41.
  • Hamilton, George Heard. Manet and His Critics. New Haven, 1954: 81, 100, 107, 122, 155, 202, 265, illustrato n. 11.
  • Bataille, Georges. Manet. Lausanne, 1955:10.
  • Hemmings, F.W.J. and Robert Niess, eds. Emile Zola: Salons. Geneva, 1959:17, 98.
  • La Chronique des Arts, supplèment à la Gazette des Beaux-arts 1092 (gennaio 1960): 41, illustrato.
  • Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 81, con il tiolo The Tragedian (Rouvière as Hamlet).
  • Hamilton, Geroge Heard. "Is Manet Still Modern?," Art News Annual XXXI (1966): 105-131, 159-163, illustrato.
  • European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 72, illustrato, con il titolo The Tragedian (Rouvière as Hamlet).
  • Orienti, Sandra. The Complete Paintings of Manet. London, 1970: n. 90.
  • Bazin, Germain. Eduard Manet. Milan, 1972: 8, 29, 92-93.
  • Farwell, Beatrice. Manet and the Nude: A Study in Iconography in the Second Empire. Ph.D diss, UCLA, 1973. New York, 1981:102.
  • Callen, Anthea. "Faure and Manet," Gazette des Beaux-Arts LXXXIII (marzo 1974):157-178.
  • Dorival, Bernard. "Quelques sources méconnues de diverse ouvrages de Manet: de la sculpture gothique à la photographie," Bulletin de la Société de l'Histoire de l'art français (1975):321, illustrato.
  • Mauner, George. Manet: Peintre-Philosophe. University Park and London, 1975: 140, 143-144, 146-147, illustrato.
  • Solkin, David. "Philibert Rouvière: Eduard Manet's 'L'Acteur Tragique,'" The Burlington Magazine CXVII, n. 872 (novembre 1975):702-709.
  • European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 210, illustrato., con il titolo The Tragedian (Rouvière as Hamlet).
  • Reff, Theodore. "Review of Eduard Manet, Catalogue raisonné by Denis rouart and Daniel Wildenstein," Art Bulletin (1976): 632+.
  • Keller, Harald. "Manet als Porträtist," in Festschrift für Otto von Simson. Frankfurt, Berlin and Vienna, 1977: 531+.
  • Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 449, n. 649, illustrato. a colori.
  • European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 243, illustrato.
  • Spencer, Robin. "Whistler, Manet, and the Avante-Garde," in Studies in the History of Art 19 (1985): 50, illustrato.
  • Spencer, Robin. "Whistler, Manet, and the Tradition of the Avant-Garde." Studies in the History of Art 19 (1987):50, illustrato.
  • Wilson-Bareau, Juliet. Manet by Himself: Paintings, Pastels, Prints, and Drawings. London, 1991:38, illustrato. 88.
  • Darragon, Eric. Manet. Paris, 1991:10, 140, 159, illustrato. 89.
  • Carr-Gomm, Sarah. Manet. London, 1992: 78, illustrato.
  • Wilson-Bareau, Juliet. Manet, The Execution of Maximilian: Painting, Politics and Censorship. London, 1992:35.
  • Stevenson, Lesley. Manet. New York, 1992:71, illustrato.
  • Perutz, Vivien. Edouard Manet. Lewisburg, London and Toronto, 1993: ill. 18.
  • Swan, Daniel C. "In the Shadow of Cushing," Gilcrease Journal 2 (1994):57, illustrato.
  • Rubin, James H. Manet's Silence and the Poetics of Bouquets. Cambridge, 1994: fig. 21.
  • Fernandez, Dominique and Ferrante Ferranti. Le Musée d'Émile Zola: haines et passion, 1997, p. 68, illustrato.
  • Bailey, Colin, a cura di, Gustav Klimt Modernism in the Making. Catalogo della mostra National Gallery of Canada, 2001:83, riprodotto.
  • Parigi. Gli anni meravigliosi. Catalogo della mostra Castel Sismondon, Rimini, 2010: 84.

Nota:

Sotto, un'acquaforte di Manet con lo stesso soggetto:

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L'attore tragico: Rouvière nel ruolo di Amleto
L'acteur tragique:Rouvière dans le rôle de Hamlet
The tragic actor: Rouvière as Hamlet
XIX secolo
non datata (1865-1866)
Stampa
Acquaforte su carta vergata azzurra, stato finale di due, edizione Strölin del 1905
cm. 36,5 x 21,7 (lastra)
cm. 45,1 x 29,5 (foglio)
Acquisto, Rogers Fund, 1921
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
inv. n. 21.76.21