28 February 2018
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
Hippolyte Petitjean (1854-1929)
Falaise en provence
signed 'hipp Petitjean' (lower left)
watercolour on paper
11 7/8 x 19 5/8 in. (30.2 x 49.8 cm.)
Schoneman Galleries, Inc., New York.
Monique Knowlton, New York; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 9 December 1969, lot 44.
Private collection, United States, by whom acquired at the above sale.
Colnaghi, London, by 2001.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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New York, Adam Williams Fine Art, An Exhibition of Master Drawings, May 2001, no. 54 (illustrated; titled 'Coastal Landscape with Cliffs'); this exhibition later travelled to London, Colnaghi, June - July 2001.
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