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image of Still Life with Melon and Peaches Edouard Manet (artist)
French, 1832 - 1883
Still Life with Melon and Peaches, c. 1866
oil on canvas
overall: 68.3 x 91 cm (26 7/8 x 35 13/16 in.) framed: 96.8 x 119.4 x 8.9 cm (38 1/8 x 47 x 3 1/2 in.)
Gift of Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer
On View
From the Tour: Manet and His Influence
Object 3 of 8

1867Zola, Emile. "Une Nouvelle Manière en peinture: Eduard Manet," L'Artiste 8 série, no. 14 (1867):50-51
1867"L'exposition d'Edouard Manet -- par G. Randon." Le journal amusant 300 (29 june 1867):6-8, caricature.
1910Duret, Théodore. Manet and the French Impressionists. Translated by J.E. Crawford Flitch. London and Philadelphia, 1910: 249, no. 247.
1912Hourticq, Edouard. Edouard Manet. Philadelphia and London, 1912:44, repro.
1912Meier-Graefe, Julius. Edouard Manet. Munich, 1912:168, repro.
1913Proust, A. "Erinnerungen an Edouard Manet," Kunst und Künstler XI (December 1913):140, repro.
1920"French, English and American Paintings." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 15, no. 9 (September 1920): 206.
1923Bulletin of The Metropolitan Museum of Art (1923): 263.
1926Moreau-Nélaton, Etienne. Manet raconté par lui-même. 2 vols. Paris, 1926: 89, 134.
1931Tabarant, Adolphe. Manet: histoire catalographique. Paris, 1931:164-165
1932Colin, Paul. Manet. Paris, 1932: plate xxi.
1932Jamot, Paul, and Georges Wildenstein. Manet Paris, 1932: 1:34, 132, no. 181.
1938Rey, Robert. Manet, New York and Paris, 1938:156
1947Tabarant, Adolphe. Manet et des oeuvres. Paris, 1947:130-131, 536
1955Bataille, Georges. Manet. Translated by Austryn Wainhouse and James Emmons. Lausanne, 1955: 44, repro.
1965Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 81
1968European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 72, repro.
1970Orienti, Sandra. The Complete Paintings of Manet. London, 1970: no. 111, repro.
1970Orienti, Sandra and Denis Rouart. Edouard Manet. Paris, 1970: no. 110, repro.
1975Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. New York, 1975: no. 663, repro.
1975Rouart, Denis and Daniel Wildenstein. Edouard Manet: catalogue raisonné. 2 vols. Lausanne, Paris, 1975: I: no. 121, repro.
1975European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 210, repro.
1977Hanson, Anne Coffin. Manet and the Modern Tradition. New Haven and London, 1977:70, rpeo. 29
1979Doran, Michael. "L'art en France sous le Second Empire." The Burlington Magazine 121 (July 1979): 464, repro.
1980Hyland, Douglas K.S. "Agnes Ernst Meyer, Patron of American Modernism," The American Art Journal 12, no. 1 (Winter 1980): 71, repro. 76.
1980Kelder, Diane. The Great Book of French Impressionism. New York, 1980:436, repro. 110.
1983House, John. "Seeing Manet Whole," Art in America 71, no. 10 (November 1983):185, repro.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 450, no. 651, color repro.
1985European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 244, repro.
1990Französische Impressionisten und ihre Wegbereiter aus der National Gallery of Art, Washington und dem Cincinnati Art Museum, Exh. cat. Neue Pinakothek, Munich, 1990: no. 23, repro.
1991Coman, Florence E. Joie de Vivre: French Paintings from the National Gallery of Art. Washington, 1991: no. 9, repro.
1991Wilson-Bareau, Juliet, ed. Manet by Himself: Paintings, Pastels, Prints, and Drawings. London, 1991: 38, fig. 105.
1992Stevenson, Lesley. Manet. New York, 1992:70, repro.
1993Tinterow, Gary. The New Nineteenth-Century European Paintings and Sculpture Galleries. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993:repro. 13
1994Pissarro, Joachim. "The Impressionists before Impressionism," The Burlington Magazine CXL no. 394 (Deember 1994):54
1995Cezanne Exh. cat., Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris; Tate Gallery, London; Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1995-1996: repro. 113 under no. 18.
1996Manet, Edouard. Introduction by Arnauld Le Brusq. Lettres du siège de Paris précédées des Lettres du voyage à Rio de Janeiro. Paris, 1996: 39-40.
1997Kelder, Diane. The Great Book of French Impressionism, 1997, no. 84, repro.
2000Jirat-Wasiutynski, Vojtech, and H. Travers Newton, Jr. Technique and Meaning in the Paintings of Paul Gauguin. Cambridge, 2000:27, repro.
2000Cahn, Isabelle. "Manet Les natures mortes." Le Petit Journal des grandes expositions. Ser. 2, no. 323 (11 October 2000-7January 2001): 7, repro.
2001Przyblyski, Jeannene M. "The Makings of Modern Still Life." In Eiza E. Rathbone and George T.M. Shackelford, Impressionist Still Life. Exh. cat. The Phillips Collection, Washington, 2001:28, repro.

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