• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 2282

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings, & Watercolors

    27 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 162

    Leon-Augustin Lhermitte (Mont Saint-Père 1844-1925 Paris)

    The market at Nuremberg

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Leon-Augustin Lhermitte (Mont Saint-Père 1844-1925 Paris)
    The market at Nuremberg
    signed and inscribed 'L. lhermitte/Nuremberg'
    charcoal heightened with white
    18¾ x 17¼ in. (47.6 x 43.6 cm.)


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    Provenance

    With Boussod, Valadon & Cie, Paris, 1897 (no. 18146).
    Senator William A. Clark.
    Rupert; American Art Galleries, New York, 11-12 Janaury 1925, lot 8 (for $330).
    The Hon. and Mrs. Alvan T. Fuller, the Fuller Foundation; Christie's, London, 1 December 1961, lot 2 (18 gns. to Katz).


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY


    Literature

    M.M. Hamel, A French Artist: Léon Lhermitte (1844-1925), Ph.D diss., Saint Louis, Washington University, 1974, C226, no. 223.
    M. Le Pelley Fonteny, Léon Augustin Lhermitte (1844-1925), catalogue raisonné, Paris, 1991, p. 423, no. 555.