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54.5 x 45.5 cm
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Oil on canvas
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Signed 'B. Morisot' (lower right)
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Artwork Details :
Painted in Mezy in the Summer of 1891
Provenance :
Mr & Mrs Ernest Rouart, Paris, and thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition History :
Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel, Berthe Morisot, April - May 1902, no. 31; Paris, Galerie Bernheim-Jeune, Berthe Morisot, May 1929, no. 96; Paris, Musee de l'Orangerie, Berthe Morisot, summer 1941, no. 91, p. 20 (titled 'Baigneuse assise'); London, The Arts Council of Great Britain, Berthe Morisot, An Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings, 1950, no. 43 (titled 'Seated bather'); Limoges, Musee Municipal, Hommage a Berthe Morisot et a Pierre-Auguste Renoir, July - October 1952, no. 15 (illustrated pl. IX; titled 'Baigneuse se lavant des pieds'); Nagoya, Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Six Femmes Peintres, March - April 1983, no. 8, p. 161 (illustrated p. 29); this exhibition later travelled to Tokyo, Takashimaya Art Gallery; Osaka, Takashimaya Art Gallery; Utsonomiya, Tochigi Prefectural Museum; and Kumamoto, Prefectural Museum; Paris, Galerie Hopkins-Thomas, Berthe Morisot, April - June 1987, no. 43 (illustrated); Tokyo, Musee d'Art Isetan, Les Femmes Impressionnistes, Cassatt, Gonzales, Morisot, March - April 1995, no. 18, p. 145 (illustrated p. 48); this exhibition later travelled to Hiroshima, Hiroshima Art Museum; Osaka, Takashimaya Grand Hall; and Hakodate, Hakodate Museum of Art; Lille, Palais des Beaux-Arts, March - June 2002, no. 134, p. 396 (illustrated p. 397); this exhibition later travelled to Martigny, Fondation Pierre Gianadda; Paris, Musee Mamottan Monet, Berthe Morisot, March - July 2012, no. 79, p. 206

Christie’s London

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