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    Sale 7744

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art Day Sale

    8 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 213

    Charles Lepeintre (Paris 1735-1803)

    La grande soeur

    Price Realised  

    Charles Lepeintre (Paris 1735-1803)
    La grande soeur
    oil on canvas
    23¾ x 29 in. (60.3 x 73.7 cm.)


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    When offered at Christie's in 1990, it was noted that a signed sketch was on the Paris art market in 1985.

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    Provenance

    Mac-Avoy, Paris, by 1960.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 23 March, 1990, lot 50, as 'Charles Lepeintre'.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF AN AUSTRIAN COLLECTOR (lots 140, 142, 156, 160,0, 162, 162-165, 173, 201, 204, 213, 261)


    Exhibited

    Paris, Musée Galliera, Femmes d'hier et d'aujourd'hui, 1960, no. 81 (according to a label on the reverse).