The Widow and the Orphans
Jean-Louis Forain (French, 1852-1931)
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  • Artist Name: Jean-Louis Forain (French, 1852-1931)
  • Title: The Widow and the Orphans
  • Date: c.1910
  • Medium: Oil on canvas
  • Dimensions: 41-1/8 x 32-7/8 in. (104.5 x 83.5 cm)
  • Credit Line: Norton Simon Art Foundation
  • Accession Number: M.1979.41.1.P
  • Copyright: © Norton Simon Art Foundation

Object Information

[Galerie Philippe Reichenbach, Paris by 1964].
[Galerie La Cave, Paris] by 1978.
Norton Simon Art Foundation.


  • Galerie Reichenbach, 1964 to
Musée Marmottan, Jean-Louis Forain, no. 35 p. 31
Brettell, Richard R. and Stephen F. Eisenman, Nineteenth-Century Art in the Norton Simon Museum, volume 1,
Campbell, Sara, Collector Without Walls: Norton Simon and His Hunt for the Best, cat. 1637 p. 429

Additional Artwork by Artist

At the Evening Party: Woman in White with a Fan Jean-Louis Forain 1883-1884
Head of a Woman with Veil Jean-Louis Forain c. 1878-1880
Hidden Truth Jean-Louis Forain c. 1900-1905

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