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    Sale 11794

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    23 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 303

    Henri Fantin-Latour (1836-1904)

    Fleurs d'automne

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henri Fantin-Latour (1836-1904)
    Fleurs d'automne
    signed and dated 'Fantin- 64' (upper left)
    oil on canvas
    19 3/8 x 17 1/8 in. (49.2 x 43.5 cm.)
    Painted in 1864


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    Galerie Brame & Lorenceau have confirmed the authenticity of this painting and will include it in their forthcoming catalogue raisonné of paintings and pastels.

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    Provenance

    Private collection, Switzerland.
    Anonymous sale, Galerie Fischer, Lucerne, 6 November 1986, lot 1214.
    Richard Green Gallery, London.
    Acquired from the above in the late 1980s, and thence by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT SWISS PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Literature

    V. Fantin-Latour, Catalogue de l'oeuvre complet de Fantin-Latour, Paris, 1911, no. 246, p. 34 (with incorrect dimensions).