Portrait of Mrs. Bonnard Seated and Two Profile Bust Studies of Mr. Bonnard; verso: Studies of " Indian Strawberries"

Object Number: 
1953.241
Date: 
1808
Medium: 
Graphite and gray wash; watercolor and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
mat: 14 1/4 x 19 1/4 in. ( 36.2 x 48.9 cm ) Overall: 7 3/8 x 12 3/8 in. ( 18.7 x 31.4 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: lower left, pencil: "Mrs Bety(?) Bonnard and Mr Bonnard 1808"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed below left study in graphite: "Mis Bety[sic] Bonnard and Mr Bonnard 1808"; below watercolor images in brown ink: "indian 'straw-berrys / genessee"
Description: 
Portrait/plant study
Gallery Label: 
This pencil sketch of a seated young lady sewing includes two studies of a man's head in profile. On the same sheet is a watercolor inscribed in ink: "Indian-Straw-berrys/genesse."
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Provenance: 
De Neuville family, France; E. De Vries, Paris, 1928; Columbia University Press Book Store, NYC, 1929; Old Print Shop, NYC, 1953
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group