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Émile Bernard

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Émile Bernard

Émile Bernard

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Sept baigneuses

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Émile Bernard

1868 - 1941

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signed Émile Bernard (lower right)

oil on canvas

61 by 63cm., 24 by 24¾in.

Painted circa 1889. 

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Antoine de le Rochefoucauld, Paris

Clément Altarriba, Paris (the artist's son-in-law)

Private Collection, Paris (acquired in 1993)

Sale: Artcurial, Paris, 4th June 2019, lot 60

Purchased at the above sale by the present owner 

Jean-Jacques Luthi & Armand Israël, Émile Bernard, Instigateur de l’École de Pont-Aven, Précurseur de l’Art Moderne. Sa vie, son Œuvre, Catalogue Raisonné, Paris, 2014, no. 203, illustrated in colour p. 171

Pont-Aven, Musée de l'association Paul Gauguin, Émile Bernard exposition du centenaire, 1968, no. 15

Gothenburg, Göteborgs Konstmuseum; Lyngby, Sophienholm & Stockholm, Thielska Galleriet, Émile Bernard: Målningar, akvareller, teckningar, grafik, 1968-69, no. 15, illustrated in the catalogue

Romorantin-Lanthenay, France, Hôtel de Ville, 5e Salon des Arts Plastiques Hommage à Emile Bernard, 1978, no. 26

Paris, Fondation Mona Bismarck, Émile Bernard, 1991, no. 17, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Rome, Accademia Valentino, Seduction - de Boucher à Warhol, 1992-93, illustrated in colour in the catalogue 

Nîmes, Musée Balore, Émile Bernard, 1993, no. 16, illustrated in colour in the catalogue 

Paris, Musée de Montmartre, Pont-Aven à Montmartre, 1997, illustrated in the catalogue

Budapest, Magyar Nemzeti Galéria, Francia szimbolisták: Gauguin, Pont-Aven, Nabis, 1998-99, illustrated in the catalogue 

Yokohama, Yokohama Museum of Art & Hokkaido, Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art, Homage to Cézanne: his influence on the development of twentieth century painting, 2008-09, no. 50, illustrated in colour in the catalogue 

Charlottenlund, Denmark, Ordrupgaard, Gauguin and his Friends, 2022, no. 39, illustrated in colour in the catalogue.