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    Sale 12071

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1267

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

    Tête de jeune fille de profil

    Price Realised  

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    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
    Tête de jeune fille de profil
    signed 'Renoir.' (upper left)
    oil on canvas
    4 ¼ x 3 ½ in. (10.5 x 8.5 cm.)
    Painted circa 1890


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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.

    Provenance

    Ambroise Vollard, Paris.
    Acquired by the present owner, circa 1960.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from an Important Palm Beach Collection


    Literature

    A. Vollard, Tableaux, pastels et dessins de Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Paris, 1918, vol. II, p. 23 (illustrated).
    G.-P. and M. Dauberville, Renoir, Catalogue raisonné des tableaux, pastels, dessins et aquarelles, Paris, 2009, vol. II, p. 301, no. 1162 (illustrated).