26 June 2007
Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916)
La mare à Saint-Privé
signed and dated 'h j harpignies. 1879.' (lower left)
oil on canvas
14 x 10¾ in. (35.5 x 27.3 cm.)
Painted in 1879.
with Arthur Tooth & Sons, London. Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 24 June 1983, lot 56.
with Walter Goetz, London.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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The authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by Madame Anne Burdin Hellebranth.
This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné on the artist currently being prepared by A. Hellebranth and F. Delestre.
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