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CLEARING IN THE WOODS
Pierre Auguste Renoir(French, 1841-1919)
- Oil on canvas
- Framed: 29 5/8 x 40 1/8 x 3 9/16 in. (75.3 x 101.9 x 9.1 cm) Canvas: 22 1/2 x 32 1/2 in. (57.2 x 82.6 cm)
- European Painting
- Bequest of Ruth Nugent Head, in memory of her mother, Anna E. Kresge, and her husband, Henry W. Nugent Head
- Accession No.
- Paris, Ambroise Vollard (dealer): Paris and New York, Galerie Bignou (dealer); London, Alex Reid Lefèvre Galleries, London, dealer-ca. 1946; London, Arthur Tooth & Sons, dealer, (1953-1955); New York, Collection Colonel & Mrs. Henry Nugent Head (purchased from A. Tooth on Dec. 29, 1955), and bequeathed by Mrs. Ruth Nugent Head (née Kresge, daughter of Anna E. Kresge) to the DIA in 1985.
- canvas, oil, paint, landscape
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