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    Sale 1995

    Impressionist And Modern Art Day Sale

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 465

    Georges Rouault (1871-1958)

    Barques de pêcheurs au soleil couchant

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Georges Rouault (1871-1958)
    Barques de pêcheurs au soleil couchant
    signed 'G Rouault.' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    18 1/8 x 25 5/8 in. (46 x 65.1 cm.)
    Painted in 1939


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    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 10 November 2000, lot 394.
    Acquired by the parents of the present owner, circa 1960s.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the medium of this work is oil on board laid down on canvas.

    Please note the amended provenance of this work is:
    Acquired by the parents of the present owner, circa 1960s.


    Literature

    B. Dorival and I. Rouault, Rouault, l'oeuvre peint, Monte-Carlo, 1988, vol. II, p. 122, no. 1758 (illustrated).