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    Sale 7601

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 338

    Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901)

    Rouge de rivière

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901)
    Rouge de rivière
    signed with the artist's monogram 'HTL' (lower right)
    watercolour, gouache and pen and ink on paper
    9 x 5 7/8 in. (23 x 15 cm.)
    Executed circa 1877-1880


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    This work is sold with a certificate from the Comité Toulouse-Lautrec.

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    Provenance

    Comtesse de Toulouse-Lautrec, by descent from the artist.
    Baron Séré de Rivières.
    A gift from the above to the present owner circa 1950.


    Literature

    M.G. Dortu, Toulouse-Lautrec et son Oeuvre, vol. III, New York, 1971, no. A.49 (illustrated p. 465).