Vilhelm Hammershøi 1864-1916
N04106 Interior 1899
Inscribed 'VH' b.r.
Oil on canvas, 25 3/8 x 22 3/4 (64 x 58)
Presented in memory of Leonard Borwick by his friends through the NACF 1926
Prov: Leonard Borwick, London (gift from the artist 1903)
Exh: International Society, London, January-March 1904 (196) as 'Interior'; Oil Paintings by the Danish Artist Vilhelm Hammershøi, E.J. van Wisselingh, London, June 1907 (8); Opening Exhibition of the Modern Foreign Gallery, Tate Gallery, June-October 1926 (works not numbered)
Lit: Sophus Michaëlis and Alfred Bramsen, Vilhelm Hammershøi (Copenhagen-Christiana 1918), No.196, pp.58-9, 97 as 'Stue' 1899
Repr: A.L. Baldry, Contemporary Figure Painters (London 1925), pl.10 in colour as 'Tournez s'il vous plaît'; NACF: Twenty-Third Annual Report, 1926 (London 1927), p.40
A room in the artist's house at Strandgade 30, Copenhagen, where he lived from 1899 to 1909.
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, p.352, reproduced p.352