"Tu seras sur les marches de la porte noire aussi solitaire qu'au désert, pauvre artiste..." signed and dated 'G. Rouault 1930' (lower right) gouache and ink on paper 14 x 13 1/8in. (35.5 x 33.2cm) Executed in 1929 or 1930
PROVENANCE Private Collection, Buffalo. By descent from the above to the present owner.
LITERATURE B. Dorvial and I. Rouault, Rouault: L'oeuvre peint, Monte-Carlo, 1988, vol. II, no. 1203 (illustrated p. 24).
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