3 December 2007
Henri Manguin (1874-1949)
Harengs et crevettes
signé 'Manguin' (en bas à droite)
huile sur toile
54.3 x 65 cm. (21 3/8 x 25 5/8 in.)
Georges Couturat, Paris (acquis vers 1940).
Puis par descendance au propriétaire actuel.
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M.-C. Sainsaulieu, Henri Manguin, Neuchâtel, 1980, p. 321, no. 1005 (illustré).
Paris, Grand Palais, Salon d'Automne, Exposition rétrospective d'oeuvres de Manguin (1874-1949), juin-juillet 1950, no. 2093.
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