Houses in the Courtyard (Maisons dans la cour)
Pierre Bonnard (French, 1867–1947)
Bouvet 061 (touched trial proof)
Image: 35 x 26 cm (13 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Lithograph in four colors (touched trial proof)
Not On View
A trial proof with traces of ink on the stone edges and overworked by the artist in blue chalk down the window frame on the left and in the foreground. Annotations in graphite on lower left and lower right.
About 1918, acquired on the Paris art market by a private collector, Paris; August 1974, sold by this private collector at an unknown auction house, England, to William Weston Gallery Ltd., London; November 1974, sold by William Weston Gallery to Robert P. Bass, Jr., Concord, NH; 2010, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert P. Bass, Cambridge, MA, to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 15, 2010)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert P. Bass Jr. in honor of Gail R. Guild and Susan W. Paine
© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.