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An image of The inn-keeper of Marnes-La-Coquette by Charles Camoin

Charles Camoin

(France 23 Sep 1879 – 20 May 1965)

The inn-keeper of Marnes-La-Coquette
Other titles:
The Tavern-Keeper
Alternative title:
La Cabaretière La Cabaretière de Marnes-la-Coquette
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

73.3 x 57.7 cm stretcher; 101.0 x 84.5 x 6.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Purchased 1939
Accession number
© Charles Camoin/ADAGP. Licensed by Viscopy, Australia
Not on display
Provenance (2)

Paul Rosenberg, Paris/France, Listed in 1939 catalogue as in Rosenberg's collection.

David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Dec 1939, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Purchased by the AGNSW from David Jones Art Gallery 1939. Purchased from 'The Daily Telegraph Exhibition of French and British Modern Art' as by Gauguin 'La Cabaretière' (1888).

Bibliography (10)

Peter Bellow (Editor), Art in Australia [series 4, no. 1], Sydney, Mar 1941, 17. as by Gauguin

Raymond Cogniat, Gauguin, Paris, 1947, 27. as by Gauguin

Raymond Cogniat, Gauguin, Paris, 1938, 20 (illus.). as by Gauguin - omitted from a later edition. This caused Camoin to recognize his work and complain to the editor of Arts Journal, France

Danièle Giraudy, Camoin catalogue raisonné, 1973.

Maurice Malingue, Gaugin le peintre et son oevre, Paris, 1948, 62 (illus.). as La Cabaretiere, Arles, not signed, not dated, attrib. to Camoin

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, National Art Gallery of New South Wales Annual Report 1939, Sydney, 1939, 9, 10 (illus.).

Ronald Pullen, Daily telegraph and daily news, article, Sydney, 02 Feb 1948. Reported from Paris

Jill Sykes (Editor), Look, 'Battle of the new: Picasso and peers versus the pillars of the Australian art establishment', pg. 14-18, Newtown, Mar 2005, 14 (colour illus.).

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Adventures in Art: Australian National Art Gallery pictures, Sydney, circa 1945.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Daily Telegraph exhibition of French and British modern art, Sydney, 1939, (illus.). 42, as 'La Cabaretière' (1888)

Exhibition history (1)

The Daily Telegraph exhibition of French and British modern art: