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    Sale 1984

    19th Century European Art

    8 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 32

    Auguste Toulmouche (French, 1829-1890)

    A Bedtime Prayer

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Auguste Toulmouche (French, 1829-1890)
    A Bedtime Prayer
    signed and dated 'A. TOULMOUCHE. 1858.' (center left)
    oil on canvas
    29 x 23¼ in. (73.7 x 59.1 cm.)
    Painted in 1858.


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    Provenance

    with Knoedler Gallery, New York.
    with Emily Lowe Gallery, New York.
    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 25 October 2005, lot 106.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A CALIFORNIA COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    Possibly, Paris, Salon, 1859, no. 2880 (as La Prière).
    Hempstead, New York, Hofstra University, Art Pompier: Anit-Impressionism, 22 October - 15 December 1974.