- Identification and Creation
- Physical Descriptions
- Oil on canvas
- 44.45 x 26.35 cm (17 1/2 x 10 3/8 in.)
- Inscriptions and Marks
- inscription: l.l.: F. Bazille [note that signature is alcohol soluble; the rest of the painting is not, indicating the inscription was probably added later.]
- label: on reverse:: 702271 / 13 / National Gallery of Canada
- Probably acquired through Martin Birnbaum, 1942; Grenville L. Winthrop, New York, NY; his bequest to the Fogg Art Museum, 1943.
- Acquisition and Rights
- Credit Line
- Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
- Accession Year
- Object Number
- European and American Art
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- Publication History
Ernst Scheyer, "The Beginnings of Impressionism", The Art Quarterly (Spring 1942)
Dorothy Adlow, "Lady in the Garden: A Painting by Frederic Bazille", The Christian Science Monitor (April 24, 1945), p. 10, repr.
John Rewald, The History of Impressionism [1st ed.], Museum of Modern Art, New York (New York, NY, 1946), p. 205
Pierre Francastel, Peinture et Societe: naissance et destruction d'un espace plastique, de la Renaissance au cubisme, Audin (Lyon, France, 1951)
Encyclopedia Universale dell'Arte, Istituto per la Collaborazione Culturale (Rome, Italy, 1961), repr.
Edgar Peters Bowron, European Paintings Before 1900 in the Fogg Art Museum: A Summary Catalogue including Paintings in the Busch-Reisinger Museum, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 1990), p. 108; repr. as no. 314
- Exhibition History
For Students of Art and Lovers of Beauty: Highlights from the Collection of Grenville L. Winthrop, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 04/16/2004
- Related Works
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