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    Sale 1995

    Impressionist And Modern Art Day Sale

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 337

    After Paul Gauguin (1848-1903)

    La petite parisienne

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    After Paul Gauguin (1848-1903)
    La petite parisienne
    inscribed with signature 'P Gauguin.' (on the front of the base)
    bronze with dark brown patina
    Height: 10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm.)
    Conceived in 1881


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    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Gallery Sixty-Eight Auctions, Toronto, 20 November 1973, lot 121.
    J. Parish, Toronto (acquired at the above sale, until 2007).
    Waddington Galleries, Toronto.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    C. Gray, Sculpture and Ceramics of Paul Gauguin, Baltimore, 1963, p. 113, no. 4 (another cast illustrated).