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Bathers by a Woodland Stream

Narcisse-Virgile Diaz de la Peña

European Art

MEDIUM Oil on canvas
  • Place Made: France
  • DATES 1859
    DIMENSIONS 17 3/4 x 23 1/4 in. (45.1 x 59.1 cm) Frame: 25 1/2 x 31 1/4 in. (64.8 x 79.4 cm)  (show scale)
    SIGNATURE Signed and lower left: "Diaz 59"
    COLLECTIONS European Art
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Gladstone in memory of Sylvia Israel
    PROVENANCE Prior to July 1916, provenance not yet documented; before July 1916, acquired by Sarah Belle Pillsbury Gale (Mrs. E. C. Gale) of Minneapolis, MN; between 1916 and 1940, provenance not yet documented; 1940, probably purchased from Acquavella Galleries at Sotheby Parke-Bernet, New York, NY by Julius and Sylvia Israel of New York; before November 1985, inherited from Sylvia Israel by Arthur Gladstone and Ann Israel Gladstone (Mrs. Arthur Gladstone) of Hallandale, FL; December 18, 1985, gift of Arthur and Ann Gladstone to the Brooklyn Museum.
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    CAPTION Narcisse-Virgile Diaz de la Peña (French, 1807–1876). Bathers by a Woodland Stream, 1859. Oil on canvas, 17 3/4 x 23 1/4 in. (45.1 x 59.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Gladstone in memory of Sylvia Israel, 85.228 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 85.228_PS9.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 85.228_PS9.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2015
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