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    Sale 7562

    Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale

    4 February 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 79

    Henri Fantin-Latour (1836-1904)

    Bouquet mêlé (Les fleurs du jardin)

    Price Realised  

    Henri Fantin-Latour (1836-1904)
    Bouquet mêlé (Les fleurs du jardin)
    signed and dated 'Fantin. 82' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    15 7/8 x 24 in. (40.8 x 61 cm.)
    Painted in 1882


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    This painting will be included in the forthcoming Fantin-Latour catalogue raisonné being prepared by Galerie Brame & Lorenceau.

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    Provenance

    Legrand collection, France; sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 23 November 1936, lot 31.
    M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York, by whom acquired at the above sale.
    Private collection, New York.
    Acquavella Galleries, Inc., New York.
    The Caldwell Gallery, New York, by 1988.
    Gallery Umeda, Tokyo.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 8 November 1999, lot 150.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Literature

    Mme Fantin-Latour, Catalogue de l'oeuvre complet de Fantin-Latour, Paris, 1911, no. 1117, p. 114 (dated '1883').
    M. Verrier, Fantin-Latour, Paris, 1978, p. 89 (illustrated p. 88).