7 November 2007
PROPERTY FROM A SOUTH AMERICAN COLLECTION
Maximilien Luce (1858-1941)
Méricourt, péniches et remorqueurs
signed 'Luce' (lower left)
oil on canvas
21¼ x 32 in. (54 x 81.3 cm.)
Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 23 May 1971, lot 54.
Pedro Vallenilla, Caracas.
Acquired from the above by the present owners.
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"Guide des Ventes Publiques," Connaissance des Arts, Paris, 1972.
P. Cazeau, Maximilien Luce, Paris, 1982, p. 180.
D. Bazetoux, Maximilien Luce, Catalogue de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 1986, vol. II, p. 564, no. 2445 (illustrated).
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