Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Dance at Bougival

Pierre-Auguste Renoir - Dance at Bougival

Pierre-Auguste Renoir
Dance at Bougival
181.9 x 98.1 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated lower right: Renoir. 83.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Picture Fund


Catalogues raisonnés

Laurent Salomé (ed.), A City for Impressionism, Milan; Paris, 2010, p. 19, fig. 1


16 April 1883, deposited by the artist with Durand-Ruel, Paris
12 November 1884, returned to the artist
19 February 1886, deposited by the artist with Durand-Ruel and shipped to New York
22 November 1886, sold by the artist to Durand-Ruel and sold the same day to Mme. Hiltbrunner
15 June 1889, deposited by Mme. Hiltbrunner with Durand-Ruel
25 August 1891, sold by Mme. Hiltbrunner to Durand-Ruel and, in September, 1891, transferred back to Paris
2 January 1894, sold by Durand-Ruel, Paris to Félix-François Depeaux (born 1853 - died 1920), Rouen
31 May - 1 June 1906, Depeaux sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, nr. 38, to Depeaux's brother-in-law, Edmond Décap, Paris
by descent to Maurice Barret-Décap, Biarritz, France
1937, sold by Barret-Décap, possibly through Anthony H. Manley, Paris to the dealers Paul Brame (born 1898 - died 1971) and César de Hauke (born 1900), Paris, for Jacques Seligmann et Fils, Paris
19 March 1937, transferred from Seligmann, Paris, to Jacques Seligmann and Co., New York
April, 1937, sold by Seligmann, New York, to the MFA, accession date 5 May 1937

External links

Museum of Fine Arts Accession number 37.375

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