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Pierre Bonnard, Nude in an Interior, c. 1935, oil on canvas, National Gallery of Art, Washington, Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon

Nude in an Interior, Bonnard

Though associated with the post-impressionist symbolist group of Les Nabis, Bonnard rarely engaged with symbolist subject matter. Rather, he captured unguarded moments like this one and used his work to explore and experiment with color and color harmonies.