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Cats Playing

A work made of pastel, over charcoal, with stumping, on tan wove paper, edge-mounted to board.
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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  • A work made of pastel, over charcoal, with stumping, on tan wove paper, edge-mounted to board.

Date:

c. 1904

Artist:

Pierre Bonnard
French, 1867–1947

About this artwork

Pierre Bonnard explored domestic life in a number of works and media, including scenes of family pets. This relaxed composition—seemingly viewed from an intimate point of view—underscores the personal nature of Bonnard’s vision.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Pierre Bonnard

Title

Cats Playing

Origin

France

Date

c. 1904

Medium

Pastel, over charcoal, with stumping, on tan wove paper, edge-mounted to board

Inscriptions

Signed recto, upper right, in blue pastel: "Bonnard"

Dimensions

478 × 527 mm

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection

Reference Number

2013.899

Copyright

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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