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    Sale 1996

    Impressionist And Modern Works On Paper

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 109

    Camille Pissarro (1830-1903)

    Terrain labouré, Eragny

    Price Realised  

    Camille Pissarro (1830-1903)
    Terrain labouré, Eragny
    signed 'C. Pissarro.' (lower left) and inscribed and dated 'Eragny avril. 88' (lower right)
    watercolor over pencil on paper
    9 x 11½ in. (22.8 x 29.2 cm.)
    Executed in Eragny, April 1888


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    Dr. Joachim Pissarro has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Private collection, London (early 1940s).
    By descent from the above to the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Dr. Joachim Pissarro has confirmed the authenticity of this work.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Exhibited

    London, Marlborough Fine Art, Ltd., Pissarro in England, June-July 1968, p. 29, no. 37 (illustrated, p. 65).
    Birmingham, City Museum and Art Gallery and Glasgow, The Burrell Collection, Camille Pissarro: Impressionism, Landscape and Rural Labour, March-June 1990, no. 43.
    Ferrera, Palazzo dei Diamanti, Camille Pissarro, February-May 1998, p. 74, no. 39 (illustrated).