• Impressionist Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2217

    Impressionist Modern Day Sale

    4 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 202

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

    Paysage de Cagnes

    Price Realised  

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
    Paysage de Cagnes
    stamped with signature 'Renoir.' (Lugt 2137b; lower right)
    oil on canvas
    7¼ x 11¾ in. (18.4 x 29.8 cm.)
    Painted circa 1904-1910


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

    This work will be included in volume III or subsequent volumes of the Catalogue raisonné des tableaux, pastels, dessins et aquarelles de Renoir being prepared by Guy-Patrice and Michel Dauberville published by Bernheim-Jeune.

    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Anon. sale, Palais Galliéra, Paris, 8 December 1966, lot 62.
    Private collection, Italy (acquired at the above sale); sale, Christie's, London, 27 June 1995, lot 163.
    Private collection, Switzerland (acquired at the above sale); sale, Christie's, London, 19 June 2007, lot 323.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Literature

    Bernheim-Jeune, ed., L'Atelier de Renoir, Paris, 1931, p. 236, no. 286 (illustrated as part of a larger canvas, pl. 89; titled Maison et arbres avec fond de montagnes).