• Impressionist Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2217

    Impressionist Modern Day Sale

    4 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 242

    Maximilien Luce (1858-1941)

    Le Chemin de Village

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Maximilien Luce (1858-1941)
    Le Chemin de Village
    signed 'Luce' (lower left)
    oil on panel
    13¾ x 10 3/8 in. (35 x 26.4 cm.)
    Painted in 1886


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    Provenance

    Jean Sutter, Paris (by 1959).
    Acquired by the present owner, circa 1978.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the correct dimensions: 13¾ x 10 3/8 in. (35 x 26.4 cm.)


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTION


    Literature

    D. Bazetoux, Maximilien Luce, Catalogue de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 1986, vol. II, p. 627, no. AT 24 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie de France, Les Néo-Impressionnistes, December 1942-January 1943, no. 39.
    Paris, Galerie H. Bénézit, Luce et l'Epoque Néo-Impressionniste, June 1959, no. 17.
    Charleroi, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Maximilien Luce, October-December 1966, no. 7.