7 February 2007
Gustave Loiseau (1865-1935)
Maisons à Pont-Aven (Finistère)
signed 'G Loiseau' (lower right); inscribed 'L'auberge, groupe de Maisons - Bretagne' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
21 5/8 x 18 1/8 in. (54.9 x 46 cm.)
Painted in 1926
Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris (no. 12486), by whom acquired from the artist, 1926.
Galerie Barreiro, Paris.
Acquired from the above circa 1950 and thence by descent; sale, Christie's, New York, 5 November 2003, lot 242.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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Didier Imbert Fine Arts will include this painting in their forthcoming Loiseau catalogue raisonné.
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