7 May 2008
PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK ESTATE
Gustave Loiseau (1865-1935)
Le port Henri IV, Paris
signed 'G Loiseau' (lower right)
oil on canvas
21 3/8 x 25½ in. (54 x 65 cm.)
Painted in 1918
Galerie Georges Petit, Paris.
Galerie Durand Ruel et Cie., Paris.
Wildenstein & Co., London.
Anon. (acquired in 1954); sale, Sotheby's, London, 27 March 1985, lot 136.
Acquired at the above sale by the late owner.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Didier Imbert has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
Artists, patrons and critics have argued for centuries over the right way to frame a painting. Ultimately, it’s a matter of personal taste, says Andrew Graham-Dixon
From Klimt and Schiele in New York to the Pre-Raphaelites in San Francisco — here’s our roundup of these and other major exhibitions from Chicago to São Paulo
Works by Miró, Klee, Degas, Cézanne and more, offered in the Impressionist & Modern Works on Paper sale on 21 June at Christie’s in London
Our specialists’ tips, from what to look for in a glaze to how to read hidden stamps. Illustrated with works offered in Picasso Ceramics — Online, 15-22 June 2018
What leading art, technology and finance specialists said at the inaugural Art +Tech Summit at Christie’s in London
From Connecticut to Kent in southeast England, homes with links to such classic works as Desire under the Elms, Lord of the Flies and The Deep Blue Sea