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Erotic: Passion & Desire

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Camille Bombois
FRENCH, 1883 - 1970
BAIGNEUSES SURPRISES (SURPRISED BATHERS)
signed Bombois C. and dated 1930 (lower left)
oil on canvas
65 by 81.5cm., 25 1/2 by 32 1/8 in.
Painted in 1930.
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Provenance

Sale: Chapelle, Paris, 14th December 1969, lot 142
Oscar Ghez Collection (purchased at the above sale)
Thence by descent to the present owner

Exhibited

Geneva, Le Petit Palais, Cinq peintres naïfs français, 1975-6, no. 14, illustrated on the cover
France, Musée Jean Vinay de St-Antoine l'Abbaye, un Siècle d'art Naïf, 1989, illustrated in the catalogue
Geneva, Le Petit Palais, Le Douanier Rousseau et Primitifs du XXème siècle, 1990-91
Florence, Palazzo Vecchio, Rousseau, ligabue e altri. Primitivi europei del XX secolo, 1993, illustrated p.93
Canada, Musée National des Beaux-Arts du Québec, De Caillebotte à Picasso - Chefs-d’oeuvre de la collection Oscar Ghez, 2006-07, no.92, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Erotic: Passion & Desire

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