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    Sale 1984

    19th Century European Art

    8 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 79

    Henri Fantin-Latour (French, 1836-1904)

    La toilette antique

    Price Realised  

    Henri Fantin-Latour (French, 1836-1904)
    La toilette antique
    signed 'Fantin' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    25 5/8 x 21 in. (65.1 x 54 cm.)
    Painted in 1902.


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    This painting will be included in the catalogue raisonné of Fantin-Latour's paintings and pastels by Galerie Brame & Lorenceau now in preparation.

    Provenance

    with Gustave Tempelaere, Paris.
    with Georges Bernheim, Paris.
    Anonymouse sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 12 April 1954, lot 96. (illustrated).
    Marlborough Fine Art, London.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 25 March 1980, lot 5.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 6 May 1999, Lot 107.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN


    Literature

    A. Jullien, Fantin-Latour, Paris, 1909, p. 209.
    Mme Fantin-Latour, Catalogue de l'Oeuvre Complet de Henri Fantin-Latour, Paris, 1911, p. 204, no. 1910 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    London, Marlborough Fine Art, French Masters of the 19th Century, October 1954, no. 27 (illustrated).