7 May 2008
After Paul Gauguin (1848-1903)
La petite parisienne
inscribed with signature 'P Gauguin.' (on the front of the base)
bronze with dark brown patina
Height: 10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm.)
Conceived in 1881
Anon. sale, Gallery Sixty-Eight Auctions, Toronto, 20 November 1973, lot 121.
J. Parish, Toronto (acquired at the above sale, until 2007).
Waddington Galleries, Toronto.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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C. Gray, Sculpture and Ceramics of Paul Gauguin, Baltimore, 1963, p. 113, no. 4 (another cast illustrated).
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