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    Sale 1995

    Impressionist And Modern Art Day Sale

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 345

    Maximilien Luce (1858-1941)

    Rochers près de Saint-Malo

    Price Realised  

    Maximilien Luce (1858-1941)
    Rochers près de Saint-Malo
    stamped with signature 'Luce' (lower right)
    oil on paper laid down on canvas
    15 x 21 5/8 in. (38.1 x 54.9 cm.)
    Painted in 1934-1935


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    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Frédéric Luce, Paris (by descent from the above).
    Simic Gallery, La Jolla.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2005.


    Literature

    D. Bazetoux, Maximilien Luce, Catalogue de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 2005, vol. III, p. 199, no. 879 (illustrated).