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    Sale 7737

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale (immediately following Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper)

    24 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 233

    Louis Valtat (1869-1952)

    Les bohémiens

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Louis Valtat (1869-1952)
    Les bohémiens
    signed and dated 'L.Valtat 05' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    32 1/8 x 39½ in. (81.4 x 100.4 cm.)
    Painted in 1905


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    Provenance

    Ambroise Vollard, Paris, and thence by descent to the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    This painting is recorded in an old photographic archive at the Association des Amis de Louis Valtat and is sold subject to confirmation of authenticity.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A SWISS PRIVATE COLLECTION