7 May 2009
Armand Guillaumin (1841-1927)
Rue de village avec trois personnages
signed twice 'Guillaumin' (lower left) and dated '93' (lower right)
pastel on paper
25 5/8 x 19¾ in. (65.1 x 50.2 cm.)
Drawn in 1893
R.S. Johnson Fine Art, Chicago.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1995.
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Chicago, R.S. Johnson Fine Art, Pissarro to Picasso, A Selection of Paintings, Drawings and Bronzes, Fall 1995, p. 20, no. 8 (illustrated, p. 21).
The Comité Guillaumin will include this pastel in their forthcoming second volume of the Guillaumin catalogue raisonné.
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