Young Girl in Blue
RENOIR, Pierre-Auguste (1841 - 1919)
[image: Young Girl in Blue]
Date: 1882 c.
Media: oil on board
Size: 54.7 x 35.6 cm
Acquired: 1963; Bequest; Margaret Davies
Accession Number: NMW A 2496
Collection: The Davies Sisters Collection
Begun in 1882/83, this unfinished work is painted on a white ground, giving its colours a particular intensity. It belonged to the French art critic Roger Marx and was purchased by Margaret Davies from his sale in Paris in 1914.