4 February 2003
Henri Le Sidaner (1862-1939)
La petite ville au matin, Quimperlé
signed 'Le Sidaner' (lower right)
oil on panel
12 7/8 x 16 1/8in. (32.7 x 41cm.)
Painted in 1919
Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 3 May 1967, lot 70.
Leggatt Bros., London, by whom acquired at the above sale.
Acquired from the above and thence by descent to the present owner.
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Y. Farinaux-Le Sidaner, Le Sidaner, L'oeuvre peint et gravé, Paris, 1989, no. 1095 (illustrated p. 354).
The present work was donated by Le Sidaner to a fund established for the erection of a memorial to Emile Claus.
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