Subseries U. "Renoir: The Great Bathers." Sep. 9-Nov. 25, 1990


Scope and Content Note

This exhibition, organized by Christopher Riopelle, Associate Curator of European Painting Before 1900, included over fifty paintings, drawings, and sculptures by Renoir with an emphasis on the artist's work from the 1880s. Object files for studies and sketches pertaining to "The Great Bathers" comprise a large portion of this subseries along with a small selection of private lender files. Administrative files documenting the planning and implementation of the exhibition account for nearly half of this subseries.


Object, lender, and administrative files are arranged in the orignial order maintained in the curatorial department.