Émile Bernard. Iron Bridges at Asnières. 1887
Émile Bernard

Iron Bridges at Asnières

1887
Not on view
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
18 1/8 x 21 3/8" (45.9 x 54.2 cm)
Credit
Grace Rainey Rogers Fund
Object number
113.1962
Copyright
© 2015 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Department
Painting and Sculpture
Provenance Research Project
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
The artist, Paris; to Ambroise Vollard (1866-1939), Paris [1]. Acquired by Maurice Sauvant, Paris, by 1949 [2]; acquired by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, through Michel-Ange Bernard Fort (Emile Bernard's son), 1962 (Grace Rainey Rogers Fund) [3].
[1] Jean-Jacques Luthi, Emile Bernard: Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Paris: Editions Side, 1982, no. 43: Le pont d'Asnières (Le pont de fer à Asnières), 1887.
[2] Ibid. Handwritten label by Michel-Ange Bernard Fort on verso dated February 25, 1949 identifying owner as Maurice Sauvant. Included in the exhibition Emile Bernard, Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris, April 24-May 15, 1959 (no. 5: Le pont d'Asnières [Collection Maurice Sauvant]).
[3] Collection files, Department of Painting and Sculpture, The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

If you have any questions or information to provide about the listed works, please e-mail provenance@moma.org or write to:

Provenance Research Project
The Museum of Modern Art
11 West 53 Street
New York, NY 10019

Pictured above: Vasily Kandinsky. Panel for Edwin R. Campbell No. 2 (detail). 1914. Oil on canvas, 64 1/8 x 48 3/8" (162.6 x 122.7 cm). Nelson A. Rockefeller Fund (by exchange). © 2009 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

Image permissions

In order to effectively service requests for images, The Museum of Modern Art entrusts the licensing of images of works of art in its collections to the agencies Scala Archives and Art Resource. As MoMA’s representatives, these agencies supply high-resolution digital image files provided to them directly by the Museum's imaging studios.

All requests to reproduce works of art from MoMA's collection within North America (Canada, U.S., Mexico) should be addressed directly to Art Resource at 536 Broadway, New York, New York 10012. Telephone (212) 505-8700; fax (212) 505-2053; requests@artres.com; artres.com. Requests from all other geographical locations should be addressed directly to Scala Group S.p.A., 62, via Chiantigiana, 50012 Bagno a Ripoli/Firenze, Italy. Telephone 39 055 6233 200; fax 39 055 641124; firenze@scalarchives.com; scalarchives.com.

Requests for permission to reprint text from MoMA publications should be addressed to text_permissions@moma.org.

Related links:
Outside North America: Scala Archives
North America: Art Resource

Image permissions

In order to effectively service requests for images, The Museum of Modern Art entrusts the licensing of images of works of art in its collections to the agencies Scala Archives and Art Resource. As MoMA’s representatives, these agencies supply high-resolution digital image files provided to them directly by the Museum's imaging studios.

All requests to reproduce works of art from MoMA's collection within North America (Canada, U.S., Mexico) should be addressed directly to Art Resource at 536 Broadway, New York, New York 10012. Telephone (212) 505-8700; fax (212) 505-2053; requests@artres.com; artres.com. Requests from all other geographical locations should be addressed directly to Scala Group S.p.A., 62, via Chiantigiana, 50012 Bagno a Ripoli/Firenze, Italy. Telephone 39 055 6233 200; fax 39 055 641124; firenze@scalarchives.com; scalarchives.com.

Requests for permission to reprint text from MoMA publications should be addressed to text_permissions@moma.org.

Related links:
Outside North America: Scala Archives
North America: Art Resource