17 November 2016
Claude Monet (1840-1926)
Le peintre Azaïsse
charcoal on paper
16 1/8 x 11 7/8 in. (40.3 x 30 cm.)
Frédéric Bazille, Montpellier.
Anon. sale, Galerie Charpentier, Paris, 2-3 December 1952, lot 43.
Private collection, France (circa 1965).
By descent from the above to the present owner.
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D. Wildenstein, Claude Monet, Catalogue raisonné, Lausanne, 1991, vol. V, p. 125, no. D 426 (illustrated).
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