Portfolio Cover, from "Album de la Revue Blanche"

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Portfolio Cover, from "Album de la Revue Blanche"

Pierre Bonnard

Artist Nationality
French (culture or style)

Object Creation Date

Medium & Support
lithograph on paper

15 3/4 in. x 11 3/4 in. ( 40.01 cm x 29.85 cm )

Credit Line
Gift of Ruth W. and Clarence J. Boldt, Jr.

Subject matter
This portfolio cover by Pierre Bonnard belongs to the "Album de la Revue Blanche," a portfolio of prints by artists associated with La Revue Blanche, a periodical for art and literature. The album featured works of several members of the Nabis group, to which Bonnard also belonged, and was published in Paris in 1895 by L'Estampe Originale. The elegant pose of the woman arcs gracefully across the text.

EC 2017

Physical Description
A print of a woman in a long black dress looking down at a dog nipping at her heels. She is standing in front of some text which reads, "Les Peintres La De Revue Blanche."

EC 2017

Primary Object Classification

Collection Area

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Canis familiaris (species)
text (layout feature)
women (female humans)

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