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Georges Braque (1882-1963)
France
Compote, Bread and Cheese, 1941
Oil and sand on canvas
14 1/8 x 47 1/4 in. (35.9 x 120 cm)
Bequest of Mary E. Johnston, 1967.1317
© 2002 Artists Right Society (ARS), ADAGP, Paris

Signed lower left: "G. Braque"

Description:
A white compote with fruit, a wedge of cheese, and a broken baguette rest on a table covered by a white tablecloth.

Alternate Title:
Compotier, Pain, Fromage

Provenance:

1941-?:   Georges Braque, Paris, sold to
     
?-1950:   (Theodore Schempp, New York, sold to)
     
1950-1967:   Mary E. Johnston, Cincinnati, by bequest to
     
1967-present:   Cincinnati Art Museum

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