25 June 2008
PROPERTY FROM THE MAURICE AND VIVIENNE WOHL COLLECTION SOLD TO BENEFIT THE MAURICE AND VIVIENNE WOHL PHILANTHROPIC FOUNDATION
Eugène Boudin (1824-1898)
La route de Villers-sur-Mer
signed 'E.Boudin' (lower left)
oil on canvas
14¼ x 23 in. (36.2 x 58.5 cm.)
Painted circa 1888-1895
Boudin-Martineau, Paris; his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 18 May 1900, lot 16.
Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris (no. 15957), by whom acquired at the above sale.
Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd., London (no. 8178).
Acquired from the above by Maurice and Vivienne Wohl on 28 October 1966.
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R. Schmit, Eugène Boudin 1824-1898, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, vol. II, Paris, 1973, no. 2401 (illustrated p. 412).
London, Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd., Recent Acquisitions, November 1966.
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