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    Sale 12294

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    24 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 84

    Roger Limouse (1894-1990)

    Terrasses à Marrakech

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Roger Limouse (1894-1990)
    Terrasses à Marrakech
    signed and dated 'R.Limouse 1954' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    28 7/8 x 36 ¼ in. (73.3 x 92 cm.)
    Painted in 1954


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    Provenance

    Galerie Charpentier, Paris, by whom acquired directly from the artist in 1954.
    Galerie des Granges, Geneva.
    Acquired from the above, thence by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Ecole de Paris, 1954.
    La Tour-de-Peilz, Salle des Remparts, Les peintres de la réalité poétique, July - September 1957, no. 111, p. 29.
    Geneva, Galeries des Granges, Les peintres de la re´alite´ poétique, March - April 1972, no. 28 (illustrated p. 29).
    Geneva, Palais des Expositions, Les peintres de la réalité poétique, April - May 1994, no. 47 (illustrated).