7 May 2009
Maurice de Vlaminck (1876-1958)
Paysage avec arbres, maisons et lac
signed 'Vlaminck' (lower right)
oil on canvas
25¾ x 32 in. (65.4 x 81.3 cm.)
Galerie Kahnweiler, Paris (by 1920).
Lock Galleries, New York (by 1960).
Irving and Beatrice Edison, St. Louis (acquired from the above, January 1961).
Gift from the above to the previous owner, 1964.
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