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A Woman Seated at a Bench on the Avenue du Bois

Artist:
Berthe Morisot (French, Bourges 1841–1895 Paris)
Date:
19th century
Medium:
Watercolor over traces of graphite
Dimensions:
sheet: 7 7/8 x 11 in. (20 x 28 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.10.8
Not on view
Signature: lower left in brown and dark green: Berthe Morisot
Mme. Ernest Rouart (French); Vendor: Mme. Ernest Rouart (French)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings, Prints and Photographs: A Selection," July 25, 1989 - September 10, 1989.

Minneapolis Institute of Arts. "French Drawings: Masterpieces from Seven Centuries," 1955-1956.

Art Institute of Chicago. "French Drawings: Masterpieces from Seven Centuries," 1955-1956.

Detroit Institute of Arts. "French Drawings: Masterpieces from Seven Centuries," 1955-1956.

Legion of Honor, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. "French Drawings: Masterpieces from Seven Centuries," 1955-1956.

Paris. Musée du Louvre. "Dessins Français du Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, de David à Picasso," October 25, 1973–January 7, 1974.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," February 8, 1999–May 3, 1999.

Milwaukee Art Museum. "Impressionism: Pastels, Watercolors, Drawings," October 14, 2011–January 8, 2011.

Bataille and Wildenstein 711
L'Association Française d'Action Artistique, Art Institute of Chicago, Roseline Bacou, Maurice Sérullaz French Drawings: Masterpieces from Seven Centuries. Exh. cat., The Art Institute of Chicago, The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, The Detroit Institute of Arts, The California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, 1955-1956. Jacqueline Bouchot-Saupique, R. R. Donnelley & Sons, Company, Les Presses Artistiques, Chicago, 1955-1956, cat. no. 162, p. 62.

Georges Wildenstein, M.-L. Bataille Berthe Morisot: Catalogue des peintures, pastels et aquarelles. Paris, 1961, cat. no. 711, fig. no. 691, p. 66.

Jacob Bean, Linda Boyer Gillies, Cynthia Lambros, Roseline Bacou, Réunion des Musées Nationaux Dessins français du Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York de David à Picasso. 54th Exposition de Cabinet des Dessins Musée du Louvre, 25 October, 1973-7 January 1974. Paris, 1973, cat. no. 67, fig. no. 66, p. 54, ill.

Jean Dominique Rey Berthe Morisot. New York, 1982, 50, 68 (ill.), ill.

Kathleen Adler, Tamar Garb Berthe Morisot. 1987, fig. no. 97, 124, ill.

Charles F. Stuckey, William P. Scott Berthe Morisot, Impressionist. Ex. cat., National Gallery of Art, Washington, Sept. 6-Nov. 29, 1987; Kimbell Art Museum, Dec. 12, 1987-Feb. 21, 1988; Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, Mar. 14-May 9, 1988 . 1987, cat. no. 60, fig. no. 60 (color), pp. 108, 220, ill.

Nicholas Wadley Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Drawing. Laurence King Publishers, London, 1991, fig. no. 53b, p. 188, ill.

José de los Llanos L'Aquarelle de Dürer à Kandinsky. 1996, pp. 180, 181 (il, ill.

Christopher Lloyd Impressionism: Pastels, Watercolors, Drawings. Exh. cat., Milwaukee Art Museum, Oct. 14, 2011-Jan. 8, 2012 and at the Albertina Vienna, Feb. 10-May 13. Milwaukee Art Museum, American edition. Milwaukee, 2012, fig. no. pl. 66, 122, 171, ill.



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