Émile Bernard. Iron Bridges at Asnières. 1887

Émile Bernard

Iron Bridges at Asnières


Oil on canvas
18 1/8 x 21 3/8" (45.9 x 54.2 cm)
Grace Rainey Rogers Fund
Object number
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Painting and Sculpture
This work is not on view.
Émile Bernard has 7 works online.
There are 2,309 paintings online.
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.

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