7 February 2001
THE PROPERTY OF THE LATE BARONESS BATSHEVA DE ROTHSCHILD
Eugène Boudin (1824-1898)
Le Havre, trois-mats à l'ancre dans un bassin
signed 'E. Boudin' (lower left)
oil on board
7¾ x 105/8in. (19.7 x 27cm.)
Painted in 1878-1882
Beugniet et Bonjean, Paris.
Émile Strauss, Paris; sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 3 June 1929, lot 40 (illustrated in catalogue; FFr22,000).
Baron Edouard de Rothschild (1868-1949), Paris.
Baroness Batsheva de Rothschild (1914-99), Tel Aviv.
Rothschild inventory no. ER22 (the inventory no. R126, and possibly the label '1559/R126', on the reverse relates to the Nazi requisitions of 1940-1).
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R. Schmit, Eugène Boudin, catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, vol. II, Paris 1973, no. 1238 (illustrated p. 3).
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