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Riverbank with Bathers

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Inscription

Lower right: J C. CAZIN -18 [...]1

Provenance

1889, Antonin Proust (b. 1832 - d. 1905), Paris [see note 1]. 1890, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris; September 25, 1890, sold by Galerie Georges Petit to Joseph Foxcroft Cole (b. 1837 - d. 1892) for Peter Chardon Brooks (b. 1831 - d. 1920), Boston; by descent to his daughter, Eleanor Brooks (Mrs. Richard M.) Saltonstall, Boston; 1920, gift of Mrs. Richard M. Saltonstall to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 21, 1920) NOTES: [1] This was probably the painting he lent to the Exposition Universelle, Paris, 1889, no. 280 ("La Marne") .

Credit Line

Peter Chardon Brooks Memorial Collection; Gift of Mrs. Richard M. Saltonstall

about 1882

Dimensions

131.2 x 147 cm (51 5/8 x 57 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.593

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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