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    Sale 7600

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 590

    Maxime Maufra (1861-1918)

    Le Loir à Lavardin, Loir et Cher

    Price Realised  

    Maxime Maufra (1861-1918)
    Le Loir à Lavardin, Loir et Cher
    signed and dated 'Maufra 1907.' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    25¾ x 31 7/8 in. (65.5 x 81 cm.)
    Painted in 1907


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    Caroline Durand-Ruel Godfroy will include this painting in her forthcoming Maufra catalogue raisonné.

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    Provenance

    Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris (no. 8499), by whom acquired from the artist in 1907.
    Marcel Bernheim & Cie., Paris.
    Adams Gallery, London.
    Acquired from the above by Maurice and Vivienne Wohl on 4 October 1968.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE MAURICE AND VIVIENNE WOHL COLLECTION SOLD TO BENEFIT THE MAURICE AND VIVIENNE WOHL PHILANTHROPIC FOUNDATION


    Exhibited

    Paris, Exposition d'art français contemporain au Japon.