1 March 2006
Maximilien Luce (1858-1941)
Rolleboise, le Remorqueur sur la Seine
signed 'Luce' (lower left)
oil on canvas
15 x 22 5/8 in. (38 x 55 cm.)
Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 18 March 1971.
Anon. sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 2 June 1971, lot 80.
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D. Bazetoux and J. Bouin-Luce, Maximilien Luce, Catalogue de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 1986, vol. II, p. 563, no. 2442 (illustrated, p. 564).
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