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    Sale 2046

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    6 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 200

    Alfred Sisley (1839-1899)

    Premier jour de printemps à Moret

    Price Realised  

    Alfred Sisley (1839-1899)
    Premier jour de printemps à Moret
    signed and dated 'Sisley. 89.' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    18 1/8 x 22 in. (46.2 x 56 cm.)
    Painted in 1889


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    Provenance

    Camentron, Paris.
    Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris (acquired from the above, April 1892).
    M. Perdoux, Paris (acquired from the above, November 1923).
    Wildenstein et Cie., Paris.
    Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner, circa 1972.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR


    Literature

    F. Daulte, Alfred Sisley, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Lausanne, 1959, no. 705 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Sisley, February-March 1902, no. 37.
    Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Sisley, April-May 1914, no. 46.