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  • Title: Offering to the God Pan
  • Creator: Paul Delaroche (French, 1797-1856)
  • Date Created: 1855
  • Physical Dimensions: Unframed: 25.2 x 20.7 cm (9 15/16 x 8 1/8 in.)
  • Provenance: Goupil in 1856. Artist's sale, Paris, Drouot, 12-13 June 1857 (lot 6), Paysage peint à Ems. Année 1854, sold for ff 2,000 to Goupil. Vincent van Gogh sale, The Hague, Pulchri Studio, 2-3 April 1889 (lot 42), as dated 1851, for fl 210 to General Hopkinson. Bury Street Gallery, London, ca. 1972-73, whose director Lady Abdy claims to have bought it at sale at Christie's, London, at that time. Sold by her to Shepherd Gallery, New York. Ferrers Gallery, London (according to Ziff 1977). Mr. and Mrs. Noah L. Butkin, Cleveland. Bequeathed to the CMA in 1980.
  • Type: Painting
  • Rights: CC0
  • External Link: https://clevelandart.org/art/1980.256
  • Medium: oil on fabric
  • Inscriptions: Signed lower left: Paul DelaRoche 1855
  • Department: Modern European Painting and Sculpture
  • Culture: France, 19th century
  • Credit Line: Bequest of Noah L. Butkin
  • Collection: Mod Euro - Painting 1800-1960
  • Accession Number: 1980.256

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