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    Sale 12146

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1096

    Henri Le Sidaner (1862-1939)

    Le Portail

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henri Le Sidaner (1862-1939)
    Le Portail
    signed 'LE SIDANER' (lower left)
    pencil on paper laid down on board
    7 5/8 x 10 ½ in. (19.5 x 26.9 cm.)
    Drawn in Gerberoy in 1902


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    The present drawing is a sketch for an oil painting Le Portail which Le Sidaner exhibited at the Paris Salon in 1902 (Farinaux-Le Sidaner, no. 128).

    Provenance

    Maurice Sternberg Gallery, Chicago.
    Private collection, Michigan (acquired from the above); sale, Christie's, New York, 5 May 2004, lot 102.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Forbes Collection


    Literature

    C. Mauclair, "Le Sidaner," La Gazette des Beaux-Arts, June 1905.
    "Artisti Contemporanei: Henri Le Sidaner," Emporium, vol. XXXV, no. 210, June 1912, p. 406 (illustrated; titled Cantuccio di città di provincia).
    Oise Tourisme, April 1973.
    Y. Farinaux-Le Sidaner, Le Sidaner, L'oeuvre peint et gravé, Milan, 1989, p. 313, no. 907 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Chicago, Maurice Sternberg Gallery, Le Sidaner, 1968, no. 1 (illustrated).