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    Sale 1902

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 146

    Paul Gauguin (1848-1903)

    Le Marché (recto); Deux paysans et vache (verso)

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    Paul Gauguin (1848-1903)
    Le Marché (recto); Deux paysans et vache (verso)
    stamped with initials 'P.G.' (Lugt 2078; lower right); stamped again with initials 'P.G.' (Lugt 2078; on the reverse)
    watercolor and charcoal on paper
    10¾ x 7 in. (27.3 x 17.8 cm.)
    Executed circa 1889


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    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Leslie T. Good; Estate sale, Sotheby & Co., London, 23 June 1965, lot 82.
    Frieda Kittay Goldsmith, Palm Beach (acquired at the above sale).
    By descent from the above to the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    This work will be included in the forthcoming Paul Gauguin catalogue raisonné being prepared by the Wildenstein Institute.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property Formerly from the Collection of Frieda Kittay Goldsmith, Palm Beach, Florida


    Exhibited

    London, Whitechapel Art Gallery, French Art, 1932, no. 160.