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    Sale 2819

    Impressionist and Modern Art

    10 June 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 27

    Henri Joseph Harpignies (1819-1916)

    Intérieur de bois sur la Loire: trees in a landscape

    Price Realised  

    Henri Joseph Harpignies (1819-1916)
    Intérieur de bois sur la Loire: trees in a landscape
    signed and dated 'HJ Harpignies 97' (lower left)
    oil on panel
    46 x 27 cm.


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    Provenance

    Sir Leicester Harmsworth; his Sale, Christie's, London, 25 June 1937, lot 37.
    The Beaux Arts Gallery, London.
    Peto Collection, 1960.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 9 July 1971, lot 192.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 25 May 1984.
    Kunsthandel Gebroeders Douwes, Amsterdam, November-December 1985, inv.no. 58, as: An abyss in the forest.
    Anonymous sale, Glerum, The Hague, 21 October 1991, where acquired by the forefather of the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

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    Exhibited

    Plymouth, City Art Gallery, French Impressionists and English Paintings and Sculpture from the Peto Collection, 1960, cat.no. 37.