Jean Béraud 1849-1935
N04867 Après la Faute (Remorse) c.1889
Oil on canvas, 15 x 18 1/8 (38 x 46)
Presented by Mlle Emilie Yznaga 1937
Prov: Mlle Emilie Yznaga, Paris
Exh: Jean Béraud, Musée Carnavalet, Paris, November 1936-January 1937 (53)
Mlle Yznaga subsequently bequeathed several pictures by Béraud to the Musée Carnavalet and the Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris.
A girl wearing what seems to be the same dress appears in another, otherwise completely different picture by Béraud 'The Pâtisserie Gloppe' in the Musée Carnavalet, which is signed and dated 1889.
Ronald Alley, Catalogue of the Tate Gallery's Collection of Modern Art other than Works by British Artists, Tate Gallery and Sotheby Parke-Bernet, London 1981, pp.49-50, reproduced p.49