8 February 2001,
Price realised GBP 44,650
GBP 25,000 - GBP 35,000
Pierre Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
Edmond Renoir à la pêche
with the stamp of the Edmond Collection, Viroflay (lower right)
pencil on paper
105/8 x 133/8in. (26.5 x 34cm.)
Executed in 1868
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Sold with a letter by Fraçois Daulte, dated le 12 octobre 1989, stating that the present work would be included in the sixth volume of the Catalogue raisonné de l'Oeuvre peint de Renoir, dedicated to pastels, watercolours and drawings.
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Edmond Renoir Jr, nephew of the artist, Viroflay.
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