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    Sale 5394

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    10 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1

    Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (1859-1923)

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    Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (1859-1923)
    Les Maçons
    signed 'Steinlen' (lower left)
    charcoal, pen and black ink, wash and gouache on paper
    16 3/8 x 11 7/8in. (41.5 x 30.2cm.)


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    The work is inserted into a bound volume with 100 lithographs that Théophile Steinlen gave to Marias Michele as a gift in Paris, July 1922. Marias Michele was Steinlen's teacher.
    The authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by Mrs. Claude Orset.

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