French Sculpture Census

photo credit : Toledo Museum of Art
artist © : Fair Use (Section 107, Copyright Act, 1976) | For the works by Renoir alone: public domain

RENOIR, Pierre-Auguste
Limoges, Haute-Vienne 1841 - Cagnes-sur-Mer, Alpes-Maritimes 1919

GUINO, Richard
Girona, Spain 1890 - Antony, Hauts-de-Seine 1973

Maker: Rudier

Eau, ou Grande Laveuse
Washerwoman

1917
bronze

statue
H. 48 1/4; base: 21 1/2 x 50
on base: Renoir 0
foundry mark: Rudier / Fondeur. Paris

Acc. No. : 1950.240
Credit Line : Purchased with funds from the Libbey Endowment, Gift of Edward Drummond Libbey

Toledo, Ohio, Toledo Museum of Art

www.toledomuseum.org

Provenance

  • Paris, Eugène Rudier; accroding to him, this second bronze was cast in 1919, before Renoir's death (see museum file)
  • 1950, Purchased with funds from the Libbey Endowment, Gift of Edward Drummond Libbey

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, December 9, 2012
  • 1975 Lee
    Katherine C. Lee, "French Impressionism and Post-Impressionism," Toledo Museum News, vol. 12, no. 3, Autumn 1969, repr. p. 75