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    Sale 1901

    Impressionist And Modern Art Day Sale

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 318

    Maximilien Luce (1858-1941)

    Le bon Samaritain

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Maximilien Luce (1858-1941)
    Le bon Samaritain
    signed 'Luce' (lower right); signed again and dated 'Luce 1896' (on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    30 x 40 in. (76.2 x 101.6 cm.)
    Painted in 1896


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    Provenance

    Private collection, Denmark; sale, Sotheby's, London, 26 June 1991, lot 121.
    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 22 June 2004, lot 228.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Literature

    D. Bazetoux, Maximilien Luce, Catalogue de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 1986, vol. II, p. 614, no. 2704 (illustrated, p. 615).


    Exhibited

    (probably) Paris, 18ème Salon des artistes indépendants, 1902, no. 1148.