• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 7833

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 402

    Eugène Boudin (1824-1898)

    Pêcheuses assises sur la plage, Berck

    Price Realised  

    Eugène Boudin (1824-1898)
    Pêcheuses assises sur la plage, Berck
    signed 'E.Boudin' (lower right); inscribed 'Berck.' (lower left)
    oil on panel
    4 7/8 x 10¼ in. (12.4 x 26 cm.)
    Painted circa 1875-1878


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    Provenance

    Félix Gérard, Paris.
    Obelisk Gallery, Boston.
    Acquired from the above by the father of the present owner in the 1960s, and thence by descent.


    Literature

    R. Schmit, Eugène Boudin 1824-1898, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, vol. I, Paris, 1973, no. 1125 (illustrated p. 390).


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Hector Brame, Exposition Eugène Boudin, November - December 1956, no. 26.
    New York, E.V. Thaw & Co., Exposition Eugène Boudin, 1962, no. 14 (illustrated).