13 May 2016
PROPERTY FROM THE FORBES COLLECTION
Henri Le Sidaner (1862-1939)
Ciel de lune
signed 'LE SIDANER' (lower left)
oil on panel
7 ¾ x 9 1/8 in. (20 x 25.2 cm.)
Painted in Gerberoy circa 1910
Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 20 March 2001, lot 179.
Galerie Marie Bruyer, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2006.
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Y. Farinaux-Le Sidaner, Le Sidaner, L'oeuvre peint et gravé, Milan, 1989, p. 332, no. 1001 (illustrated).
Paris, Musée Galliéra, Henri Le Sidaner, Rétrospective, April 1948, no. 83.
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