24 June 2009
PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
André Lhote (1885-1962)
Aux environs de boissierette
signed 'A.Lhote' (lower right)
oil on canvas
39 3/8 x 25 5/8 in. (100 x 65 cm.)
Painted in 1920
Anonymous sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 10 December 2002, lot 493.
Acquired at the above sale; sale, Sotheby's, London, 20 June 2007, lot 355.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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