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Andr� Ostier, Pierre Bonnard, 1941, silver gelatin photograph (Detail)
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Pierre BONNARD | Mediterranean Landscape, Le Cannet [Paysage méridional, Le Cannet]
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Pierre BONNARD
France 1867 – 1947
Mediterranean Landscape, Le Cannet
[Paysage méridional, Le Cannet]
1929-1930
oil on canvas
56.0 (h) x 47.5 (w) cm
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris Musée national d'art moderne, Centre de création industrielle
Answer the following questions:
  1. The artist has made a frame out of trees. What can you see through this frame?
  2. Above Bonnard's house at Le Cannet was a canal that watered the olive groves. Can you see it?
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