23 June 2016,
Price realised GBP 47,500
GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000
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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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).
F. Cachin, Signac, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 2000, p. 238 (the present lot referenced as the related watercolour).
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