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ca. 1878-80

Auguste Renoir

French, 1841-1919

Watercolor on paper
11 1/8 x 15 9/16 in. (28.2 x 39.5 cm)
Gift of R. D. Merrill
Provenance: Lilli Wulf (d. by 1951), New York; 1/2 share purchased from Ms. Wulf by [M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., London and New York, inv. no. WCA1013, January 24, 1947]; purchased from Knoedler by Seattle Art Museum (funds from R.D. Merrill), August 7, 1952
Not currently on view


Published ReferencesStein, Susan Alyson, editor, "Masterpieces of Impressionism and Post-Impressionism", The Annenberg Collection, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Yale University Press, 2009, pg. 126

Bailey, Colin. Renoir Paintings and Drawings at the Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, 2014; reproduced fig. 22.2.

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