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    Sale 2047

    Impressionist and Modern Art Works on Paper

    7 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 529

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

    Portrait de Coco

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
    Portrait de Coco
    stamped with signature 'Renoir' (Lugt 2137b; lower right)
    charcoal on paper
    17 7/8 x 12¼ in. (45.4 x 31.1 cm.)


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    Guy-Patrice and Michel Dauberville will include this work in volume II or subsequent volumes of the catalogue raisonné des tableaux, pastels, dessins et aquarelles de Renoir published by Bernheim-Jeune.

    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Paul Prouté, Paris.
    Anon. sale, Palais Galliéra, Paris, 3 December 1972, lot 177.
    Ian Woodner, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, March 1985.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A LADY


    Literature

    P. Renoir and S. Pirra, 125 dessins inédits de Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Turin, 1971, no. D 0288 (illustrated).