Preliminary cover design for "Petit Solfège illustré", Pierre Bonnard (French, Fontenay-aux-Roses 1867–1947 Le Cannet), Lithograph

Preliminary cover design for "Petit Solfège illustré"

Artist:
Pierre Bonnard (French, Fontenay-aux-Roses 1867–1947 Le Cannet)
Date:
ca. 1892–93
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/8 × 10 1/2 in. (20.6 × 26.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1967
Accession Number:
67.753.1
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered in stone, upper left: "VERDEAU / EDIT; upper right: SOLFEGE; lower left: ILLUSTRATIONS / PAR / P. BONNARD"; middle: "LECONS / PAR / C. TERRASSE"
Signed with artist's monogram in stone, lower center: "PB"
Vendor: Anthony d'Offay
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Pierre Bonnard: The Graphic Art," December 2, 1989–February 4, 1990.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. "Pierre Bonnard: The Graphic Art," February 25–April 29, 1990.

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. "Pierre Bonnard: The Graphic Art," May 25–July 29, 1990.

Ives p. 77, no. 20; Terrasse p. 316, no. 6
Antoine Terrasse, Jean-Marie Clarke Pierre Bonnard, Illustrator: A Catalogue Raisonné. H.N. Abrams, New York, 1989, cat. no. 6, p. 316.

Colta Ives, Helen Giambruni, Sasha M. Newman Pierre Bonnard: The Graphic Art. Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1990, cat. no. 20, fig. no. 112, p. 77, ill.