“Celine Adele Marillier” by Edmond-Francois Aman-Jean


1845-1945, Historical Work, Idolatry, Max Stirner / Wednesday, April 6th, 2022

 

 

On October 2, 2013, the Dallas Auction Gallery listed the following:

Edmond-Francois Aman-Jean, “Celine Adele Marillier” oil on canvas, 1885. Signed and inscribed in gold upper right “Anno – MDCCCLXXXV / Aman Jean pinxit / Imago Celine Adele Marillier / Aetatis Suae / XXV”. Canvas: 45.5”H x 35.5”W; Frame: 50”H x 40”W. Provenance: Christie’s London, June 25 1998, Lot 292. Note: Accompanied by a photocertificate signed by Robert Hellebranth, dated April 23, 1998, stating this work will be included in the artist’s catalogue raisonne. The book held by the sitter is L’unique et sa propriete by Max Stirner, originally published in German in 1845 as Der einzige und sein eigentum. An extract from the book is inscribed on the stretcher verso. Edmond-Francois Aman-Jean (French, 1860-1935) was known for his landscapes and female portraits.

The Union of Egoists is keen on contacting the current owner of this piece.