Paul Gauguin

The bathers



Paul Gauguin - The bathers

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 788


Provenance

Sold 30 October 1898 via Daniel de Monfried (1856-1929) to Ambroise Vollard (1867-1939), Paris
sold November 1898 to Edgar Degas (1834-1917)
Degas atelier sale I, Galerie George Petit, Paris, 26-27 March 1918, nr. 47 as Tahiti, paysage, 93 x 61 cm. dimensions reversed
with Jos Hessel, Paris and/or Ambroise Vollard
probably sold to Adolph Lewisohn (c. 1849-1938), New York, by 1921
by inheritance to his son Sam A. Lewisohn (1884-1951), New York
bequest 1951 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1951.5.1

Other works by Paul Gauguin


Paul Gauguin To Make a Bouquet
To Make a Bouquet
1880

Paul Gauguin The Red Cow
The Red Cow
1889

Paul Gauguin At the Window
At the Window
1882

Paul Gauguin Sister of Charity
Sister of Charity
1902

Paul Gauguin
The bathers
1898
60.4 x 93.4 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated lower right: P Gauguin 97
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Gift of Sam A. Lewisohn