Henri Julian Rousseau
French, 1844-1910
A Centennial of Independence
(Le Centenaire),
1892
oil on canvas, 44 x 61 7/8.

Elsewhere called The Centennial of the Revolution.
Also exhibited in Chicago and Boston.
Lent to the Armory Show by Alfred Flechtheim.
Provenance: Galerie Alex Voemel, Dusseldorf, Germany.
Last known collection (2001): The J. Paul Getty Museum,
Los Angeles, California.

Image from Werner Schmalenbach. Henri Rousseau: Dreams of the Jungle.
New York: Prestel-Verlag, 1998 (63).