17 November 2016
Louis Valtat (1869-1952)
Houx et gui
signed with initials 'L.V.' (lower right)
oil on canvas
19 ¾ x 15 3/8 in. (50.2 x 39 cm.)
Painted in 1929
Private collection, New York; sale, Christie's, New York, 30 May 1985, lot 82.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 23 February 1993, lot 129.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 30 September 1999, lot 40.
Anon. (acquired at the above sale); sale, Sotheby's, New York, 4 May 2005, lot 409.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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J. Valtat, Louis Valtat, Catalogue de l'oeuvre peint, Neuchâtel, 1977, vol. I, p. 231, no. 2072 (illustrated).
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