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Louis Valtat (1869-1952)
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Louis Valtat (1869-1952)

Voiliers au port

Details
Louis Valtat (1869-1952)
Voiliers au port
signed with the intials 'L.V' (lower left)
oil on canvas
18 1/8 x 21 5/8 in. (46 x 55 cm.)
Painted circa 1905
Provenance
René Domergue, France.
A gift from the above to the Musée des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux, in 1993; sale, Collection R. Domergue, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 21 June 2007, lot 54.
Literature
G. Diehl, Les Fauves, Paris, 1971, p. 140 (illustrated).
Exhibited
Paris, Galerie Romanet, Réalité et Poésie ou La Joie de peindre.
Paris, Cinquentenaire du Salon d'Automne, 1953.
Paris, Musée Galliéra, Louis Valtat, October - November 1956, no. 62.
Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Les Fauves, 1962, no. 109.
Bordeaux, Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Louis Valtat (1869-1952), Exposition rétrospective, May - August 1995, no. 64 (illustrated pl. XXXI).
Turin, Palazzo Bricherasio, Les Fauves et la critique, February - May 1999, no. 32 (illustrated pp. 125 & 219); this exhibition later travelled to Lodève, Musée de Lodève, Hôtel du Cardinal de Fleury.
Barcelona, Centre Cultural Caixa Catalunya, Els anys fauves, 1904-1908, October 2000 - January 2001, no. 51 (illustrated p. 163).
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VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium
Sale room notice
This painting will be included in the forthcoming Valtat catalogue raisonné being prepared by Les Amis de Louis Valtat.

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