4 November 2009
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTOR
Louis Valtat (1869-1952)
Femme et enfant jouant devant les barques
stamped with initials 'L.V' (Lugt 1771b; lower right); stamped again with initials 'L.V' (Lugt 1771b; on the reverse)
oil on canvas laid down on cradled panel
7 5/8 x 8¾ in. (19.4 x 22.2 cm.)
Estate of the artist.
Anon. sale, Christie's, London, 22 March 1983, lot 245.
Whitford and Hughes, London (acquired at the above sale).
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