Oil painting on canvas 80 x 65 cm (31.5 x 25.6 in) Also listed as 81.2 x 64.7 cm (32 x 25.5 in)
Description: The artist's wife (Thérèse Durenne) reading, facing front-right in white dress with pink pinafore and red shawl. Green upholstered chaise longue and pink wallpaper above dado rail to background. White below dado rail with green curtain to left of painting.
Signature / Inscription: Signed ‘Durenne’ and dated (lower left)
Provenance: Sale: December 12th 2001, titled 'La lecture' (The reading)
________ Sale: December 15th 2000
________ Me Cassagne, Romans-sur-Isère, November 9th 1997, titled 'Thérèse' (Thérèse)