7 November 2007
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION
Eugene Boudin (1824-1898)
Berck, barques échouées sur la plage
signed, dated, and inscribed 'E. Boudin. 86 Berck' (lower right)
oil on canvas
18 3/8 x 25 5/8 in. (46.7 x 65.1 cm.)
Painted in 1886
Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 26 April 1928, lot 41.
Galerie Raphaël Gérard, Paris (by 1937).
Leicester Galleries, London.
Sir Bruce Ingram, London; sale, Sotheby's, London, 29 April 1964, lot 12 (incorrectly dated 1880).
Arthur Tooth & Sons, Ltd., London.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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R. Schmit, Eugène Boudin, Paris, 1973, vol. II, p. 319, no. 2150 (illustrated).
Paris, Galerie Raphäel Gérard, Exposition E. Boudin, April 1937, no. 68 (incorrectly dated 1880).
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