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    Sale 7600

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 504

    Eugène Boudin (1824-1898)

    Coucher de soleil, Etaples

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Eugène Boudin (1824-1898)
    Coucher de soleil, Etaples
    signed, dated and inscribed 'E.Boudin 78 Etaples' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    18¼ x 25¾ in. (46.5 x 65.5 cm.)
    Painted in 1878


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 12 October 1899, lot 2.
    Galeries Durand-Ruel, Paris, by whom acquired at the above sale.
    Alex Reid, Glasgow, by whom acquired from the above on 6 March 1912.
    E.J. Van Wisselingh & Co., Amsterdam (no. 3026).


    Literature

    R. Schmit, Eugène Boudin 1824-1898, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, vol. I, Paris, 1973, no. 1211 (illustrated p. 418).


    Exhibited

    London, Marlborough Fine Art, Exhibition of French Masters of the 19th & 20th centuries, November 1951, no. 4.
    London, Marlborough Fine Art, Eugène Boudin, 1824-1898, 1958 (ex. cat.).