25 June 2008
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION
Alfred Sisley (1839-1899)
Abreuvoir de Marly
signed and dated 'Sisley.95' (lower left)
pastel on oatmeal paper
11 7/8 x 16 in. (30.3 x 40.7 cm.)
Executed in 1895
Julius Brain, New York, by 1985.
Gertrude Meyer, New York.
Galerie Schmit, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1985.
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Paris, Galerie Schmit, De Corot à Picasso, May - July 1985, no. 54 (illustrated).
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