Le châle jaune (The Yellow Shawl) Artist: Pierre Bonnard (French, 1867–1947)

ca. 1925

Modern and Contemporary Art

On view, 3rd floor, Modern and Contemporary Art and Design

Oil on canvas


50 1/4 × 37 3/4 in. (127.6 × 95.9 cm)
framed: 52 3/4 × 40 1/4 × 1 7/8 in. (134 × 102.2 × 4.8 cm)

Credit Line

Bequest of Paul Mellon, B.A. 1929, L.H.D.H. 1967

Accession Number



20th century


Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of records is ongoing.

  • Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 251, pl. 238
  • "Acquisitions, July 1, 2005–June 30, 2006," in "Photography at Yale," special issue, Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2006), 202–3, ill
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human figures (visual works)

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