PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR (1841-1919)
PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR (1841-1919)
PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR (1841-1919)
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PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR (1841-1919)

Jeune femme en costume oriental devant une table à thé

Details
PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR (1841-1919)
Jeune femme en costume oriental devant une table à thé
signed ‘Renoir.’ (upper right)
oil on canvas
31 7⁄8 x 25 7⁄8 in. (81 x 65.9 cm.)
Painted in 1909-1910
Provenance
Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris, by whom acquired directly from the artist on 15 March 1916.
Durand-Ruel Galleries, New York, by whom acquired from the above circa April 1916.
Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris, by whom acquired from the above in circa July 1946.
Pierre Durand-Ruel, Paris, by whom acquired from the above in 1946, and thence by descent.
Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris, by whom acquired from the above on 2 July 1963.
Sam Salz, New York, by whom acquired from the above on 8 July 1963.
Col. Edgar William & Bernice Chrysler Garbisch, Florida, New York & Maryland; their estate sale, Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, 12 May 1980, lot 33.
Private collection, by whom acquired at the above sale; sale, Christie’s, New York, 8 November 2000, lot 15.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Literature
A. André, Renoir, Paris, 1920, n.p. (illustrated pl. 8; titled 'Jeune femme en costume oriental').
G. Coquiot, Renoir, Paris, 1925, p. 239 (illustrated p. 9; titled 'Jeune femme en costume oriental').
M. Drucker, Renoir, Paris, 1944, no. 136, p. 207 (illustrated pl. 136; dated 'circa 1905').
E. Fezzi, L'opera completa di Renoir nel periodo impressionista, 1869-1883, Milan, 1972, no. 708, p. 121 (illustrated; dated 'circa 1905').
G.-P. & M. Dauberville, Renoir, Catalogue raisonné des tableaux, pastels, dessins et aquarelles, vol. IV, 1903-1910, Paris, 2012, no. 3480, p. 472 (illustrated; dated 'circa 1905').
Exhibited
New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Paintings by Renoir, January 1917, no. 3.
New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Paintings by Renoir, February 1920, no. 15.
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Post Lot Text
This work will be included in the forthcoming Pierre-Auguste Renoir digital catalogue raisonné, currently being prepared under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Plattner Institute, Inc.

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