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    Sale 3063

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art - (including Dutch Impressionism)

    24 - 25 May 2016, Amsterdam

  • Lot 238

    Henri Fantin-Latour (Grenoble 1836-1904 Buré)

    L'Aurore

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    Henri Fantin-Latour (Grenoble 1836-1904 Buré)
    L'Aurore
    signed 'Fantin' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    66 x 54 cm.
    Painted in 1904.


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    We would like to thank Brame & Lorenceau for confirming the authenticity of the present lot after first hand examination.
    This painting will be included in the catalogue raisonné of Fantin-Latour's paintings and pastels now in preparation by Galerie Brame & Lorenceau.

    Provenance

    with Gustave Tempelaere, Paris.
    with Galerie Arnot, Vienna.
    with Etienne Bignou, Paris.
    Mr. E.A. Veltman, by 1947 (according to a photostat in the RKD).
    with Kunsthandel E.J. van Wisselingh & Co., Amsterdam, no. 6924, as: L'Aurore.
    Acquired from the above by Mr. C.J.M. Schellens, Eindhoven, by 1949.
    Mrs. D. Schellens-van Wijck, Eindhoven, by 1960.
    Mrs. Kolfschoten-Schellens, Valkenburg.


    Literature

    Madame Fantin-Latour, Catalogue de l'oeuvre de Henri Fantin-Latour, Paris, 1911, p. 223, no. 2112, as: L'Aurore (where dated 1904).


    Exhibited

    Eindhoven, Stedelijk van Abbe Museum/Schiedam, Stedelijk Museum, Eindhovense Verzamelingen, 5 November 1960-30 January 1961, no. 51, as: L'Aurore (on loan from Mrs. D. Schellens-van Wijck, Eindhoven).
    Maastricht, Limburgs Provinciaal Museum voor Kunst en Oudheden, inv. no. 1415/908 (on loan from Mevr. W.J. Kolfschoten-Schellens, Valkenburg).