About This Artwork

Eugène Louis Boudin
French, 1824-1898

Petticoats on the Beach (recto); Breton Women on the Beach (verso), 1865/1870 (recto); 1867/68 (verso)

Watercolor and graphite (recto), and graphite (verso), on off-white wove paper
129 x 227 mm

Gift of Roger K. Fisher, 1991.717R

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

The Art Institute of Chicago, September 30, 1992-January 28, 1993 (Installation).

The Art Institute of Chicago, Janaury 14-April 17, 1994 (Installation).

Ownership History

Estate of the artist [Lugt 828]. Probably sold, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, March 20-21, 1899, Boudin sale. Sold by Wally Findlay Galleries, Chicago, to Roger Fisher, February 1981 [notes in curatorial file]; given to the Art Institute, 1991.

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