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    Sale 7625

    19th Century European Art

    21 January 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 26

    Charles-François Daubigny (French, 1817-1878)

    La mer

    Price Realised  

    Charles-François Daubigny (French, 1817-1878)
    La mer
    signed and dated 'Daubigny. 74.' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    21¼ x 37½ in. (54 x 95.2 cm.)
    Painted in 1874.


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    Provenance

    with E.J. van Wisselingh & Co., Amsterdam.
    Dolf Henkes Foundation, Rotterdam.
    Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam (on loan from the Dolf Henkes Foundation, 1993-2008).


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the present work has kindly been authenticated by François Delestre, who will include it in his forthcoming supplement to the Hellebranth catalogue raisonn©.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF THE DOLF HENKES FOUNDATION


    Exhibited

    London, Dowdeswell Galleries, The French and Dutch Romanticists, 1889, no. 52.