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    Sale 7562

    Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale

    4 February 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 11

    Eugène Boudin (1824-1898)

    Berck. La plage

    Price Realised  

    Eugène Boudin (1824-1898)
    Berck. La plage
    signed, inscribed and dated 'E. Boudin Berck 81' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    18 1/8 x 25 5/8 in. (46.2 x 65 cm.)
    Painted in 1881


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    Provenance

    (Probably) Dr. Charles Abadie, Paris.
    Anonymous sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 25 April 1903, lot 2.
    Alfred Daber, Paris.
    Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd., London.
    Ernest Browne, London.
    Peter Browne, London, by descent from the above; sale, Christie's, London, 14 April 1970, lot 60.
    Acquired at the above sale by Maurice and Vivienne Wohl.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE MAURICE AND VIVIENNE WOHL COLLECTION SOLD TO BENEFIT THE MAURICE AND VIVIENNE WOHL PHILANTHROPIC FOUNDATION


    Literature

    R. Schmit, Eugène Boudin, 1824-1898, vol. II, Paris, 1973, no. 1511 (illustrated p. 91).