6 February 2001
Camille Pissarro (1830-1903)
La gardeuse d'oies (la mare aux canards)
signed 'C. Pissarro' (lower left)
gouache on linen
9¼ x 71/8in. (23.5 x 18.1cm.)
Painted circa 1890
Anon. sale, Galerie Charpentier, Paris, 1 April 1954, lot 55.
Acquired at the above sale by the father of the present owner.
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Le Figaro, 2 April 1954.
Paris, Musée de L'Orangerie des Tuileries, Exposition du Centenaire de la Naissance de Camille Pissarro, February-March 1930, no. 163.
This work will be included in the Pissarro catalogue raisonné being prepared by the Wildenstein Institute.
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