David Bomford and Ashok Roy
Technical Bulletin Volume 7, 1983
The article is concerned with the cleaning and technical examination of Corner of a Café-Concert ('The Waitress') by Edouard Manet. Comparisons are made with 'Au Café'. The evidence was found to be overwhelming that 'Au Café' and 'The Waitress' originally formed one picture.
cleaning, Édouard Manet, paintings, technical analysis
To cite this article we suggest using
Bomford, D., Roy, A. 'Manet's "The Waitress": An Investigation into its Origin and Development'. National Gallery Technical Bulletin Vol 7, pp 3–19.
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