8 May 2003
Eugene Boudin (1824-1898)
Fécamp. Le bassin
signed, dated and inscribed 'E. Boudin 92 Fécamp' (lower left), and dated again '14 Août 92' (lower right)
oil on canvas
16 x 22 in. (40.6 x 56 cm.)
Painted on 14 August 1892
Frederick Bonner, New York; Estate sale, American Art Galleries, New York, 24 January 1912, lot 28.
Alex M. Hudson, New York (acquired at the above sale); sale, American Art Association, Anderson Galleries, Inc., New York, 4-5 February 1932, lot 120.
Dolores Falasca (acquired at the above sale); sale, American Art Association, Anderson Galleries, Inc., New York, 19 January 1933, lot 67.
Albert A. Tilney, New York (acquired at the above sale).
Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, 14 May 1997, lot 22.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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R.L. Benjamin, Eugène Boudin, New York, 1937, p. 189.
R. Schmit, Eugène Boudin, Paris, 1973, vol. III, p. 127, no. 2911 (illustrated).
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