7 May 2014
Henry Moret (1856-1913)
Les sardiniers à Doëlan sur Mer
signed and dated 'Henry Moret 1900' (lower right)
oil on canvas
24 x 28 7/8 in. (60.8 x 73.4 cm.)
Painted in 1900
Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris (acquired from the artist, December 1900).
Durand-Ruel Galleries, Inc., New York (1901).
W.E.L. Dillaway, Boston (acquired from the above, 1903).
Private collection, California (circa 1960).
Private collection (by descent from the above); sale, Sotheby's, New York, 8 November 2007, lot 252.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Tel: +1 212 636 2076
Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Oeuvres récentes d'Henry Moret, May 1901, no. 21.
New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Inc., Paintings by Henry Moret, 1901, no. 19.
Jean-Yves Rolland will include this work in his forthcoming Moret catalogue raisonné.
Offered on 13 May, this view of the Dario Palace is a masterwork from the artist’s first and only journey to Venice
An exceptional collection of 20th-century art which includes works by Picasso, Rothko, Nolde, Munch, Ernst and Arp
A Surrealist sculptor in Beijing, a radical American artist in Melbourne, a host of Dutch masters in the Middle East, and more
Masters of the Renaissance in Berlin, a Post-Impressionist in Britain and Degas at the Opéra — our updated guide to the best shows in Europe this year
Harry Seymour continues his new weekly round-up of star performers from the past seven days in Christie’s salerooms
Deborah Coy, Head of European Art, is your guide to the art from an era characterised by high fashion, optimism and prosperity