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The Front of a Yacht (L'avant d'un yacht)

Berthe Morisot

French, 1841–1895

The Front of a Yacht (L'avant d'un yacht)

1875

Medium Watercolor over graphite on cream wove paper
Dimensions 8 1/8 x 10 9/16 in. (20.7 x 26.8 cm)
Object Number 1955.1964
Acquisition Acquired by Sterling and Francine Clark before 1955
Status Off View

Image Caption

Berthe Morisot, The Front of a Yacht (L'avant d'un yacht), 1875, Watercolor over graphite on cream wove paper. The Clark Art Institute, 1955.1964.

Bibliography

Haverkamp-Begemann, Egbert, Standish D. Lawder, and Charles W. Talbot, Jr. Drawings from the Clark Art Institute: A Catalogue Raisonné of the Robert Sterling Clark Collection of European and American Drawings, Sixteenth Through Nineteenth Centuries, at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown. 2 volumes. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1964.

Provenance

[Carroll Carstairs, New York, sold to Clark, 16 Jan. 1939, as Avant d’un Yacht]; Robert Sterling Clark (1939–1955); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 1955.

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