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Study for a Bather

Pierre Puvis De Chavannes

French, 1824–1898

Study for a Bather

1891

Medium Black chalk on tracing paper
Dimensions Overall: 7 1/2 x 12 3/8 in. (19.1 x 31.4 cm)
Object Number 1955.1715
Acquisition Acquired by Sterling and Francine Clark before 1955
Status Off View

Image Caption

Pierre Puvis De Chavannes, Study for a Bather, 1891, Black chalk on tracing paper. The Clark Art Institute, 1955.1715.

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

Durand-Ruel, Paris (bought by Robert Sterling Clark, 1917, under the title of "Le Sommeil").

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