Nature morte aux Sculptures en Porcelain by Pierre Auguste Renoir

An unusual subject for Renoir, showing a porcelain figure of a country-girl with paniers reflected in a glass, with a piece of fruit on the ledge beside it.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
33 x 41 cm
Acquired in:
1989
Bequeathed by:
Mr & Mrs Francis Hock through The Art Fund

This painting was part of a collection of 9 works bequeathed to the Ashmolean.

Provenance

Alphonse Kann, Paris; Thomas Agnew & Sons; Sotheby's, 1969; Katz; Mr and Mrs Francis Hock

Venue details

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 2PH 01865 278000 www.ashmolean.org

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