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Provenance

Purchased in 1933 by (Alfred Daber, Paris); sold to Georges Renand [1879-1968], Paris.[1] Capt. Edward H. Molyneux [1891-1974], Paris, by 1947;[2] sold 15 August 1955 to Ailsa Mellon Bruce [1901-1969], New York;[3] bequest 1970 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1947
Bonnard, Musée de l'Orangerie, Paris, 1947, no. 14, as Scène de famille (la famille Terrasse).
1950
Exposition Rétrospective Bonnard, Bernheim-Jeune, Paris, 1950, no. 3.
1952
French Paintings from the Molyneux Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1952, unnumbered checklist, as Madame Claude Terrasse and Her Children.
1956
Hampton National Historic Site, Towson, MD, May - October 1956
1958
Paintings from the Collection of Mrs. Mellon Bruce, Society of the Four Arts, Palm Beach, 1958, no. 24, as Madame Claude Terrasse and Her Children
1961
French Paintings of the Nineteenth Century from the Collection of Mrs. Mellon Bruce, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, 1961, no. 3, repro.
1962
Loan to Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1962-1965.
1964
Bonnard and His Environment, Museum of Modern Art, New York; Art Institute of Chicago; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1964-1965, no. 9, repro.
1966
French Paintings from the Collections of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon and Mrs. Mellon Bruce, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1966, no. 157, repro
1984
Artists of La Revue Blanche: Bonnard, Toulouse-Lautrec, Vallotton and Vuillard, Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, 1984, no. 4.
1999
Around Impressionism: French Paintings from the National Gallery of Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1999, no cat.
1999
Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art; Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, 1999, no. 66, repro.
Bibliography
1947
Beer, François-Joachim. Pierre BonnardMarseille, 1947: 52, no. 32 repro.
1949
Raynal, Maurice. History of Modern Painting. 3 vols.Geneva, 1949: 1: 103, repro.
1966
Dauberville, Jean, and Henry Dauberville. Bonnard, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint. 4 vols. Paris, 1966-1974: no. 181, repro., as Scène de Famille.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 34, repro.
1978
Small French Paintings from the Bequest of Ailsa Mellon Bruce. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1978: 90, repro. (continuing exhibition beginning in 1978).
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 578, no. 883, color repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 53, repro.