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    Sale 11794

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    23 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 292

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

    Paysage avec personnages, les lavandières

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
    Paysage avec personnages, les lavandières
    with the signature 'Renoir' (apocryphal; lower right)
    oil on canvas
    5 1/2 x 8 5/8 in. (14 x 22 cm.)
    Painted circa 1910


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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.

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    Provenance

    Private collection, France.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner on 16 March 1995.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION


    Literature

    A. Vollard, Tableaux, pastels et dessins de Pierre-Auguste Renoir, vol. I, Paris, 1918, no. 445 (illustrated pl. 112 as part of a larger canvas).
    G.-P. & M. Dauberville, Renoir, Catalogue raisonné des tableaux, pastels, dessins et aquarelles, vol. IV, 1903-1910, Paris, 2012, no. 2927, p. 148 (illustrated).