19 June 2007
Camille Pissarro (1830-1903)
Le Marché aux Halles, Paris
signed 'C. Pissarro' (lower left)
watercolour and charcoal on paper
12 1/8 x 9½ in. (30.8 x 24.2 cm.)
Possibly C.W. Kraushaar Art Galleries, NY.
M. Knoedler & co., New York (no. WCA178).
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 17 November 1998, lot 204.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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Possibly Cleveland, Museum of Art, Drawings by Old and Modern Masters, November - December 1927 (titled Le Marché à Pontoise).
Dr Joachim Pissarro will include this work in his forthcoming Pissarro catalogue raisonné of works on paper.
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