Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Madame Édouard Bernier



Pierre-Auguste Renoir - Madame Édouard Bernier

Literature

introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 141


Provenance

the sitter, from 1871
J. Bernier, until 1919, sold on 26 July to Durand-Ruel
with Durand-Ruel and Bernheim-Jeune, Paris, 1919, sold on 29 July to Bernheim-Jeune
with Bernheim-Jeune, Paris and Lausanne, 1919–20, sold to Stransky
Joseph Stransky, New York, 1920–25, probably sold to Lewisohn
Adolph Lewisohn, New York, 1925–38
his son, Samuel A. Lewisohn, New York, 1938–51
his wife, Margaret Seligman Lewisohn, New York, in 1951
life interest to her sister-in-law, Adele Lewisohn Lehman, 1951–died 1965

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 51.200

Other works by Pierre-Auguste Renoir


Pierre-Auguste Renoir Sleeping Girl
Sleeping Girl
1880

Pierre-Auguste Renoir Bouquet of Lilacs
Bouquet of Lilacs
1875-80

Pierre-Auguste Renoir Bather arranging her hair
Bather arranging her hair
1893

Pierre-Auguste Renoir Children on the Seashore, Guernsey
Children on the Seashore, Guernsey
c. 1883

Pierre-Auguste Renoir
Madame Édouard Bernier
1871
78.1 x 62.2 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Gift of Margaret Seligman Lewisohn, in memory of her husband, Sam A. Lewisohn, and of her sister-in-law, Adele Lewisohn Lehman, 1951