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House among trees: 2378

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Current Location: In storage


House among trees


Painter: Bonnard, Pierre




History note: With Messrs. Bernheim-Jeune, Paris; (?) with the Independent Gallery, London (P.M. Turner)

Measurements and weight

Height: 48.6 cm
Width: 42.2 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1939) by Hindley Smith, Frank


Production date: AD 1918


The house represented is the villa 'Ma Roulotte' ('My Gipsey Caravan'), at Vernonnet near Vernon (Eurer), which was bought by the artist in 1912, so-called on account of its shape.

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Bonnard
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Landscape, L. Bonnard, F. Hindley Smith
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Label

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2378
Primary reference Number: 2320
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 15 June 2023 Last processed: Saturday 27 April 2024

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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