• Impressionist Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2217

    Impressionist Modern Day Sale

    4 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 219

    Louis Valtat (1869-1952)

    Femme et enfant jouant devant les barques

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Louis Valtat (1869-1952)
    Femme et enfant jouant devant les barques
    stamped with initials 'L.V' (Lugt 1771b; lower right); stamped again with initials 'L.V' (Lugt 1771b; on the reverse)
    oil on canvas laid down on cradled panel
    7 5/8 x 8¾ in. (19.4 x 22.2 cm.)


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    Les Amis de Louis Valtat will include this painting in their forthcoming Valtat catalogue raisonné.

    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Anon. sale, Christie's, London, 22 March 1983, lot 245.
    Whitford and Hughes, London (acquired at the above sale).


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTOR