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    Sale 2046

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    6 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 164

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

    Pêches et amandes

    Price Realised  

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
    Pêches et amandes
    signed 'Renoir.' (upper left)
    oil on canvas
    9 x 15¾ in. (22.9 x 40 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, as established from the archives 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.

    Provenance

    Galerie de l'Art Moderne, Paris.
    Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner, circa 1950.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    A. Vollard, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Tableaux, Pastels et Dessins, Paris, 1918, vol. II, p. 44 (illustrated).