23 June 2004
PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH COLLECTION
Eugène Boudin (1824-1898)
Marée basse, Saint-Vaast-La-Hougue
signed and dated 'E.Boudin 92 Saint-Vaast' (lower right)
oil on canvas
19 5/8 x 29 1/8 in. (50 x 74 cm.)
Painted in 1892
Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris, by whom acquired from the artist on 8 March 1893.
M. Maître, Paris, by whom acquired from the above on 11 March 1909.
Guy Stein, Paris.
Mrs H.F. Goodwin, London; sale, Sotheby's, London, 1 December 1971, lot 18.
Frost & Reed, London, by whom acquired at the above sale.
Acquired from the above in 1972 and thence by descent to the present owners.
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R. Schmit, Eugène Boudin 1824-1898, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, vol. III, Paris, 1973, no. 2936 (illustrated p. 135).
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