Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Girl with a watering can



Pierre-Auguste Renoir - Girl with a watering can

Literature

Collection catalogues
Diane Kelder, French impressionists, from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., New York, 1980, pp. 40-41
John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 667


Provenance

possibly commissioned c. 1876 for the Sellière Collection, Paris
by inheritance to Comte Batthiany, by 1898
Alexandre Rosenberg, Paris
possibly Paul Bérard (1830-1905), Paris
Alexandre Berthier (1883-1918), 4th Prince de Wagram
sold probably by his heirs though Canadeesche Hypothek Bank through Étienne Bignou, Paris to Alex Reid & Lefèvre, London, on joint account with M. Knoedler & Co., London, New York and Paris and Marcel Kapferer
sold September 1931 through Galerie Étienne Bignou, Paris to Chester Dale (1882-1962), New York
bequest 1963 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1963.10.206

Other works by Pierre-Auguste Renoir


Pierre-Auguste Renoir Study for
Study for "Scene from Tannhäuser - Third Act"
1879

Pierre-August Renoir Garden Scene in Brittany
Garden Scene in Brittany
c. 1886

Pierre-Auguste Renoir Girl in a Yellow Hat
Girl in a Yellow Hat
1886

Pierre-Auguste Renoir River Scene
River Scene
c. 1878

Pierre-Auguste Renoir
Girl with a watering can
1876
100 x 73 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated, lower right: Renoir. 76.
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Chester Dale Collection