7 November 2007
Henri Martin (1860-1943)
Vue d'une ferme avec un pigeonnier
signed 'Henri Martin' (lower left)
oil on canvas
44¼ x 33¾ in. (112.4 x 85.7 cm.)
Painted circa 1930
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 12 May 1999, lot 269.
Private collection, Washington, D.C. (acquired at the above sale); sale, Sotheby's, New York, 5 November 2004, lot 179.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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Beverly Hills, Anderson Galleries and New York, Hammer Galleries, Eden Close at Hand: The Paintings of Henri Martin, 1860-1943, 2005, p. 46, no. 5 (illustrated in color).
Cyrille Martin has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
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