• 20th Century British And Irish auction at Christies

    Sale 7789

    20th Century British And Irish Art

    12 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 86

    Lucien Pissarro (1863-1944)

    Effet de Neige, Eragny

    Price Realised  

    Lucien Pissarro (1863-1944)
    Effet de Neige, Eragny
    signed and dated '1892 Lucien Pissaro' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    21¼ x 17¾ in. (54 x 45 cm.)


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    Provenance

    The Brook, 1949.
    with Leicester Galleries, London.
    Patrick Gibson; Christie's, London, 14 April 1970, lot 22, where purchased by Crest.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 9 April 1976, lot 178.
    with Agnew's, London.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR


    Literature

    A. Thorold, A Catalogue of the Oil Paintings of Lucien Pissarro, London, 1983, pp. 56-57, no. 45, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    Paris, Société des Artistes Indépendants, 1893, no. 1037.
    London, Leicester Galleries, Lucien Pissarro, February - March 1963, no. 2.
    London, Barbican Art Gallery, Impressionism in Britain, January - May 1995, no. 174: this exhibition travelled to Dublin, Hugh Lane Gallery, June - July 1995.