Vilhelm Hammershøi 1864-1916
N04509 Interior, Sunlight on the Floor 1906
Inscribed 'VH' b.r.
Oil on canvas (exposed surface only), 20 1/4 x 17 3/8 (51.5 x 44). A further 10cm. of the painted surface has been folded back on the left, and 4cm. on the right. Michaëlis and Bramsen give the original dimensions as 19 3/4 x 21 1/4 (50 x 55)
Purchased from Mrs Ethel Hales (Clarke Fund) 1930
Prov: Leonard Borwick, London; Mrs Ethel Hales, Writtle, 1924
Exh: Opening Exhibition of the Modern Foreign Gallery, Tate Gallery, June-October 1926 (works not numbered), as 'Sunlight on the Floor'
Lit: Sophus Michaëlis and Alfred Bramsen, Vilhelm Hammershøi (Copenhagen-Christiana 1918), No.284, p.105 as 'Stue' 1906
Repr: Studio, XLVII, 1909, p…