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European Art
Artist: Paul Cézanne, French, 1839–1906

Picnic on a Riverbank

1873–74

Oil on canvas

unframed: 26.4 × 34 cm (10 3/8 × 13 3/8 in.) framed: 51.5 × 59.2 cm (20 1/4 × 23 5/16 in.)
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, B.A. 1929, L.H.D.H 1967
1983.7.6
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
French
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Pierre Ferdinand Martin, Paris; Claude Monet, Giverny until 1926; Michel Monet, Giverny; Alfred Daber, Paris; Fritz Nathan, Zurich; Emil G. Buhrle, Zurich; Marlborough Galleries, Zurich; Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, Upperville, Va. from 1967.

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