• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2046

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    6 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 258

    Maximilien Luce (1858-1941)

    L'Inondation

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Maximilien Luce (1858-1941)
    L'Inondation
    signed and dated 'Luce 1910' (lower left)
    oil on board
    14½ x 21¾ in. (36.8 x 55.2 cm.)
    Painted in 1910


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    Provenance

    E.J. van Wisselingh & Co., Amsterdam.
    Galerie d'Eendt nv, Amsterdam.
    Ildefonso Aguilar Vazquez, Mexico City.
    Robert Rice, Houston; sale, Christie's, New York, 18 May 1983, lot 348. Anon. (acquired at the above sale); sale, Christie's, New York, 10 November 1999, lot 22.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Literature

    D. Bazetoux, Maximilien Luce, Catalogue de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 1986, vol. II, p. 110, no. 434 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    The Hague, Kunsthandel Martinus Liernur, date unknown, no. 258.