23 - 24 June 2015
PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
Maximilien Luce (French, 1858-1941)
Méricourt, les ramasseurs de bois
signed 'Luce' (lower right)
oil on board
19 1/2 x 24 in. (49.5 x 61 cm.)
Painted in 1935.
Estate of the artist.
Frédéric Luce, Paris, by descent from the above.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 12 October 2000, lot 49.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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D. Bazetoux, Maximilien Luce, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 2005, vol. III, p. 336, no. 1774 (illustrated).
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