• Impressionist Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 2218

    Impressionist Modern Works on Paper

    4 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 138

    Camille Pissarro (1830-1903)

    Paysage avec batteuse à Montfoucault

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    Camille Pissarro (1830-1903)
    Paysage avec batteuse à Montfoucault
    signed 'C. Pissarro' (lower right)
    pastel on paper laid down on board
    10 3/8 x 14¾ in. (26.4 x 37.5 cm.)
    Drawn circa 1875


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    Claire Durand-Ruel Snollaerts and Joachim Pissarro will include this work in the forthcoming catalogue critique of Camille Pissarro's pastels and gouaches being prepared under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Institute.

    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 24 February 1936, lot 38.
    Perls Galleries, New York.
    Acquired by the present owner, circa 1960.


    Saleroom Notice

    Claire Durand-Ruel Snollaerts and Joachim Pissarro will include this work in the forthcoming catalogue critique of Camille Pissarro's pastels and gouaches being prepared under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Institute.


    Literature

    L.R. Pissarro and L. Venturi, Camille Pissarro, Son art-son oeuvre, Paris, 1939, vol. I, p. 291, no. 1529 (illustrated, vol. II, pl. 294).


    Exhibited

    New York, Perls Galleries, date unknown, no. 84a.