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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
1960.1.1
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From the Tour: Manet and His Influence
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Léopold Baugnée, Brussels; (Baugnée sale, Galerie Ghémar, Brussels, 22 March 1875, no. 44). Perouse, Paris. [2](Durand-Ruel, New York and Paris) by 1910; sold probably through (Eugene Glaenzer, New York and Paris) by 1913 to Eugene [1875-1959] and Agnes Ernst Meyer [1887-1970], Mount Kisco, New York, and Washington, D.C.;[1] gift 1960 to NGA.

[1] Deposited on Perouse's behalf with Durand-Ruel in 1910 but removed, according to Manet, Exh. Cat., Grand Palais, Paris and Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1983, no. 82.

[2] Annotated copy of 1913 Durand-Ruel exhibition catalogue in NGA files. Regarding Glaenzer, see Agnes Ernst Meyer Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., Container 25, transcript in NGA curatorial files.

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