23 June 2004
Louis Valtat (1869-1952)
Bords de mer à Agay
signed 'L.Valtat' (lower right)
oil on canvas
31 7/8 x 39 3/8 in. (81 x 100 cm.)
Painted circa 1904-1905
Ambroise Vollard, Paris (no. 4574).
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Possibly Vienna, Galerie Miethke, no. 248.
This work is sold with a photo-certificate from Louis-André Valtat dated Choisel, le 28 mars 1996.
Bords de mer à Agay is comparable in both date and motif to a work in the Pushkin Museum in Moscow, La mer à Anthéor.
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