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Grand Canal, Venice

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Inscription

Lower right: Renoir. 81.

Provenance

May 12, 1882, sold by the artist to Durand-Ruel, Paris (stock no. 2110) [see note 1]; from Durand-Ruel, Paris to Durand-Ruel, New York (stock no. 2350); July 5, 1889, sold by Durand-Ruel to Alexander Cochrane (b. 1840 - d. 1919), Boston; 1919, bequest of Alexander Cochrane to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 3, 1919) NOTES: [1] The provenance was provided in a letter from Durand-Ruel, Paris to the MFA (February 20, 1962; in MFA curatorial file).

Credit Line

Bequest of Alexander Cochrane

1881

Dimensions

54 x 65.1 cm (21 1/4 x 25 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.173

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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