7 February 2001
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
Paysage au pont
with the stamped signature 'Renoir' (Lugt 2137b; lower left)
oil on canvas
6¾ x 97/8in. (17.2 x 25cm.)
Painted in 1900
Galerie Thannhauser, Berlin.
Rachel Salmonowitz; her estate sale, Sotheby's New York, 11 February 1987, lot 9.
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Bernheim-Jeune, ed., L'Atelier de Renoir, vol. I, Paris 1931, as the upper portion of no. 218 (illustrated as part of pl. 70).
This painting will be included in the forthcoming Renoir catalogue raisonné from François Daulte being prepared by the Wildenstein Institute.
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