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    Sale 11793

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper

    23 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 108

    Paul Signac (1863-1935)

    La Seine au Pont de Grenelle

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    Paul Signac (1863-1935)
    La Seine au Pont de Grenelle
    signed and inscribed 'P Signac Grenelle' (lower right)
    watercolour and pencil on card
    image: 7 7/8 x 11 1/2 in. (20 x 29 cm.)
    sheet: 9 1/4 x 13 1/2 in. (23.4 x 34.1 cm.)
    Executed circa 1899


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    Marina Ferretti has confirmed the authenticity of this work.


    This watercolour is a study for the oil Pont Grenelle, 1899 (Cachin, no. 328, Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsinki).

    Literature

    F. Cachin, Signac, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 2000, p. 238 (the present lot referenced as the related watercolour).