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The Seine at Vernon

Artist:
Pierre Bonnard (French, Fontenay-aux-Roses 1867–1947 Le Cannet)
Date:
ca. 1925
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
19 1/4 × 23 3/4 in. (48.9 × 60.3 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Joan Whitney Payson, 1975
Accession Number:
1976.201.30
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
Inscription: Signed (lower left): Bonnard
the artist (ca. 1925–d. 1947; his estate, from 1947, inv. no. 283); Colonel Daniel Sickles, Paris (until 1963; sold to Payson); Mrs. Charles Shipman (Joan Whitney) Payson, New York (1963–d. 1975; her bequest to MMA)

Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art. "From Goya to Wyeth: The Joan Whitney Payson Collection," September 13–October 12, 1980, no. 44 (as "La Seine à Vernon," 1925).

Tokyo. Isetan Museum of Art. "From Goya to Wyeth: The Joan Whitney Payson Collection," October 17–December 9, 1980, no. 44.

Roslyn Harbor, N.Y. Nassau County Museum of Art. "Normandy and its Artists Remembered," June 12–September 11, 1994, unnumbered cat. (fig. 9; as "Seine at Vernon").

Jean and Henry Dauberville. Bonnard: Catalogue raisonné de l'œuvre peint. Vol. 3, 1920–1939. Paris, 1973, p. 236, no. 1284, ill., call it "La Seine à Vernon" and date it about 1925.

Constance H. Schwartz in Normandy and Its Artists Remembered. Exh. cat., Nassau County Museum of Art. Roslyn Harbor, 1994, pp. 29, 80, fig. 9.

William H. Gerdts in Normandy and Its Artists Remembered. Exh. cat., Nassau County Museum of Art. Roslyn Harbor, 1994, p. 53.



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