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    Sale 7702

    Impressionist/Modern, Day Sale

    5 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 304

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

    La maison de l'artiste

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
    La maison de l'artiste
    signed with the monogram (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    10¼ x 12 in. (26 x 30.3 cm.)


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    This painting will be included in the forthcoming Renoir catalogue critique being prepared by the Wildenstein Institute and established from the archive funds of François Daulte, Durand-Ruel, Venturi, Vollard and Wildenstein.

    We are grateful to Guy-Patrice and Michel Dauberville for confirming that this painting is included in their Bernheim-Jeune archives as an authentic work.

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    Provenance

    O'Hana Gallery, London.
    Acquired from the above circa 1960, and thence by descent; sale, Christie's, London, 22 June 1993, lot 115.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Literature

    A. Vollard, Tableaux, Pastels & Dessins de Pierre-Auguste Renoir, vol. II, Paris, 1919, p. 188 (illustrated).