LE PONT D’UN BATEAU

le pont dun bateau

Oil on Canvas
54 x 43 cm
1862

Lochard, n° 252.

The signature, bottom right: Manet, is not the hand of the painter. The picture on the Lochard photographseems not to bear any signature.

Expositions:

Loan Exhibition of Pictures Mainly by deceased artists of the British, French and Dutch Schools, Museum and Art Gallery. Kirkaldy, Londres. 1925, n° 26; Trois Millénaires d’Art et de Marine, Petit-Palais, Paris, 1965, n° 20; Edouard Manet, Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Art Institute of Chicago, 1966-1967, n° 61.

Literature

E. Bazire, 1884, p. 3 (ill.); L. Gonse, Manet, in : Gazette des Beaux-Arts, février 1884, p. 135 (ill.); J. Meier-Graefe, 1912, pp. 11-12: J.E. Blanche, 1924, p. 12; E. Moreau-Nélaton, 1926, cat. ms .. n° 58: P. Jamot G. Wildenstein, 1932, n ° 90; A. Tabarant. 1947. pp. 22-23; K. Clarke, The ldea of a great Gallery, in: ln Honour of Daryl Lindsay. Essays and Studies. Oxford University Press, 1964, p. 15, n° 2. 9: D. Rouart – S. Orienti. 1970, n° 13 ; Denis Rouart – Daniel Wildenstein, Edouard Manet: Catalogue Raisonné Part 1. 1975, n°64.

Provenance

Quentin, Paris; John James Cowan, Edinburgh: sale James Cowan, Christie, Londres, 2 July 1926, n° 113; Felton, bequeathed by him in 1926.

NATIONAL GALLERY OF VICTORIA, MELBOURNE.