23 June 2016
Paul Signac (1863-1935)
La Seine au Pont de Grenelle
signed and inscribed 'P Signac Grenelle' (lower right)
watercolour and pencil on card
image: 7 7/8 x 11 1/2 in. (20 x 29 cm.)
sheet: 9 1/4 x 13 1/2 in. (23.4 x 34.1 cm.)
Executed circa 1899
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F. Cachin, Signac, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 2000, p. 238 (the present lot referenced as the related watercolour).
Marina Ferretti has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
This watercolour is a study for the oil Pont Grenelle, 1899 (Cachin, no. 328, Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsinki).
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