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    Sale 7702

    Impressionist/Modern, Day Sale

    5 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 306

    Gustave Caillebotte (1848-1894)

    Saule au bord de la rivière

    Price Realised  

    Gustave Caillebotte (1848-1894)
    Saule au bord de la rivière
    signed 'G.Caillebotte' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    25 5/8 x 21¼ in. (65.2 x 54 cm.)
    Painted circa 1891


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    The Comité Caillebotte has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.

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    Provenance

    The artist's estate.
    Galerie Brame & Lorenceau, Paris, by whom acquired from the above.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this work is stamped with the signature and not as stated in the catalogue.


    Literature

    M. Berhaut, Caillebotte, Sa vie et son oeuvre, Catalogue raisonné des peintures et pastels, Paris, 1978, no. 409 (illustrated p. 219). M. Berhaut, Gustave Caillebotte, Catalogue raisonné des peintures et pastels, Paris, 1994, no. 430 (illustrated p. 231).