12 November 2018
Property from the Collection of Elizabeth Stafford
Eugène Boudin (1824-1898)
Les jetées à Trouville
stamped with initials 'E.B' (Lugt 828; lower right)
pastel on paper
8 ½ x 11 ¼ in. (21.7 x 28.6 cm.)
Drawn circa 1860-1865
Estate of the artist.
E.J. van Wisselingh & Co., Amsterdam.
Acquired by the late owners, by 1966.
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New Orleans, Isaac Delgado Museum of Art, Odyssey of an Art Collector: Unity in Diversity, Five Thousand Years of Art, November 1966-January 1967, p. 173, no. 178.
This work will be included in the forthcoming Boudin catalogue raisonné being prepared by Manuel Schmit.
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