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    Sale 1902

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 129

    Berthe Morisot (1841-1895)

    Fillette de dos

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Berthe Morisot (1841-1895)
    Fillette de dos
    stamped twice with signature 'Berthe Morisot' (Lugt 1826; upper left and lower right)
    pastel on blue paper
    16 1/8 x 18 5/8 in. (41 x 47.3 cm.); irregular
    Drawn in 1882


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    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Galerie Hopkins-Thomas, Paris.
    Acquired from the above by the late owner, circa 1990.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection


    Literature

    M.-L. Bataille and G. Wildenstein, Berthe Morisot, Catalogue des peintures, pastels, et aquarelles, Paris, 1961, p. 53, no. 466 (illustrated, fig. 451).