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    Sale 1901

    Impressionist And Modern Art Day Sale

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 387

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

    Nature morte aux fraises

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
    Nature morte aux fraises
    signed 'Renoir.' (upper left)
    oil on canvas
    7¾ x 11 1/8 in. (19.7 x 28.3 cm.)


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

    Guy-Patrice and Michel Dauberville have confirmed that this painting is included in their Bernheim-Jeune archives as an authentic work.

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    Provenance

    Elizabeth Shiell, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION