Berthe Morisot

Hanging the Laundry out to Dry



Berthe Morisot - Hanging the Laundry out to Dry



Berthe Morisot
Hanging the Laundry out to Dry
1875
33 x 40.6 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower left: Berthe Morisot
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Collection of Mr and Mrs Paul Mellon


Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
Alain Clairet, Delphine Montalant, Yves Rouart, Berthe Morisot, Montolivet, 1997, nr. 45

Literature
Kathleen Adler and Tamar Garb, Berthe Morisot, Ithaca, N.Y., 1987, fig. 38



Provenance

Purchased 1876 by Dr. Georges de Bellio (1828-1894), Paris
by inheritance his daughter, Mme Ernest Donop de Monchy (née Victorine de Bellio, 1863 - 1958), Paris
with Paul Rosenberg and Co., London, New York and Paris
sold 1950 to Mr. Paul Mellon, Upperville, VA
gift 1985 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1985.64.28

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