Jean Metzinger Catalogue Raisonné
Number: AM-02-003 Jean Metzinger
Title: Rochers au matin (Rocks in the Morning)
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 65.5 x 92 cm
Inscriptions: Signed (lower right)
Provenance: Private Collection, Greenwich, Connecticut, USA.
Private Collection, Switzerland.
Barr & Ochsner, Zurich.
Private Collection, Switzerland (acquired from the above April 2001).
Sotheby’s, London, 8 February 2006, lot 416.
Sotheby’s, London, 6 February 2013, lot 404.
Notes: Formerly dated circa 1904 by Nikiel, as possibly exhibited at the 1904 Salon des Indépendants, no. 1670, Roches de Longue (Calvados). However, judging from stylistic considerations, this work is more likely earlier, circa 1902-03.