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White Flowers in a Bowl

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Inscription

Lower left: B Morisot

Provenance

1896, with Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris [see note 1]. Octave Mirbeau (b. 1850 - d. 1917), Paris; February 24, 1919, posthumous Mirbeau sale, Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris, lot 28. 1925, Durand-Ruel, New York (stock no. 8172); February 7, 1925, sold by Durand-Ruel to John Taylor Spaulding (b. 1870 - d. 1948), Boston; 1948, bequest of John Taylor Spaulding to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 3, 1948) NOTES: [1] Included in the exhibition "Berthe Morisot (Madame Eugène Manet): Exposition de son oeuvre" (Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel, March 5-21, 1896), cat. no. 161 ("Reines- Marguerites")

Credit Line

Bequest of John T. Spaulding

1885

Dimensions

46 x 55 cm (18 1/8 x 21 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.581

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Europe

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