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    Sale 2136

    Christie's Interiors

    9 - 10 February 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 17

    After Jean-Siméon Chardin

    A woman drawing water from a cistern

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    After Jean-Siméon Chardin
    A woman drawing water from a cistern
    bears signature 'S. Chardin' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    15¾ x 22½ in. (40 x 57 cm.)


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    The present lot is a copy after the original in the Nationalmuseum, Stockholm.

    Provenance

    George Harland-Peck, by 1902; Sale, Christie's, London, 25 June 1920, lot 49.
    with Wildenstein, by 1926.
    E. Arthur Ball, Muncie, Indiana.


    Literature

    P. Rosenburg and R. Temperini, Chardin, suivi du catalogue des oeuvres, Paris, 1999, p. 224, no. 81d, illustrated.
    See website for additional literature.


    Exhibited

    See website for exhibition history.