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Pierre Bonnard. The Bathroom. 1932

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The Bathroom

Pierre Bonnard (French, 1867–1947)

Oil on canvas
47 5/8 x 46 1/2" (121 x 118.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Florene May Schoenborn Bequest
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

The artist
Bernheim-Jeune, Paris. Acquired from the artist in 1932 - last shown at Bernheim-Jeune Gallery in June-July 1946
[Likely on consignment from Bernheim-Jeune to Bignou Gallery, New York, for exhibition, December 1946 - January 1947]
Mr. and Mrs. Samuel A. Marx, Chicago; then Florene May Schoenborn (Samuel A. Marx's widow, later Mrs. Wolfgang Schoenborn, 1903-1995). 1947 - 1996
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Florene May Schoenborn Bequest, 1996

Nude in Bathroom
[Le Cabinet de toilette]

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