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    Sale 1902

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 132

    Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901)

    Bruant sur ses terres à courtalon

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901)
    Bruant sur ses terres à courtalon
    stamped with mongram (Lugt 1338; lower left)
    pen and ink on paper
    6¾ x 4¾ in. (17 x 12 cm.)
    Drawn in 1894


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    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Maurice and Paul Guibert.
    M. Mikheef.
    Dr. Walter Feilchenfeldt, Zurich.
    Private collection, Switzerland.
    By descent from the above to the present owner, circa 1958.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private Swiss Collector


    Literature

    G. Coquiot, Lautrec, Blaizot, 1913, p. 112 (illustrated).
    M. Joyant, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Paris, 1927, vol. II, p. 207 (illustrated, p. 36).
    M.G. Dortu, Toulouse-Lautrec et son oeuvre, New York, 1971, vol. V, p. 602, no. D.3.625 (illustrated, p. 603).