Jean Marchand 1882-1941
N04417 La Maternité (Maternity) 1921
Inscribed 'J. Marchand' b.r.
Oil on canvas, 57 7/8 x 38 1/2 (147 x 98)
Presented by Sir Michael and Lady Sadler through the NACF 1928
Prov: With Léon Marseille, Paris (purchased from the artist); with Independent Gallery, London; Sir Michael and Lady Sadler, Leeds and Oxford, 1921
Exh: Salon d'Automne, Paris, November-December 1921 (1598) as 'Femme allaitant son Enfant'; Paintings and Drawings by Jean Marchand, Independent Gallery, London, June-July 1922 (20) as 'La Maternité'
Lit: Roger Fry, 'M. Jean Marchand' in The Dial, LXXIII, 1922, p.390, repr. between pp.388-9
Repr: L'Art et les Artistes, N.S. IV, 1921, p.108; Philippe Chabaneix, Jean Marchand (Paris 1935), n.p…