• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 7833

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 423

    Hippolyte Petitjean (1854-1929)

    Femmes nues dans un paysage, danseuses dans le fôret

    Price Realised  

    Hippolyte Petitjean (1854-1929)
    Femmes nues dans un paysage, danseuses dans le fôret
    signed 'hipp. Petitjean.' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    21 3/8 x 28 in. (54.3 x 73 cm.)
    Painted in 1917


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    Stephane Kempa will include this painting in his forthcoming Petitjean catalogue raisonné.

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    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.


    Provenance

    Robert Rice Gallery, Houston.
    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 12 November 1987, lot 358.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR