• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 7783

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours Day Sale

    9 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 206

    Narcisse Virgile Díaz de la Peña (Bordeaux 1807-1876 Menton)

    Nymphes et amours, scène champêtre idyllique

    Price Realised  

    Narcisse Virgile Díaz de la Peña (Bordeaux 1807-1876 Menton)
    Nymphes et amours, scène champêtre idyllique
    signed and dated 'N. Diaz. 54.' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    22½ x 18½ in. (57 x 47 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Maracci Collection.
    de Blonay Collection.
    with Jean Dieterle, Paris.
    Sold by the above to Deutch (Ffr. 15,000)
    Dimé Collection
    Anonymous sale, Pierre Cornette de Saint-Cyr, Paris, 25 November 1987, lot 32.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Literature

    P. & R. Miquel, Narcisse Diaz de la Peña, catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 2006, p. 470, no. 2871 (illus.).


    Exhibited

    Paris, Le Pavilion des Arts, Diaz de la Peña, 1968, no. 32.