7 November 2007
PROPERTY FROM A SOUTH AMERICAN COLLECTION
Henry Moret (1856-1913)
L'entrée de Pouldu
signed and dated 'Henry Moret 1904' (lower right)
oil on canvas
25¾ x 31¾ in. (65.4 x 80.6 cm.)
Painted in 1904
Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris (acquired from the artist, September 1904).
Durand-Ruel Galleries, New York (acquired from the above, December 1905).
Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris (acquired from the above, January 1906).
Alayer collection (before 1950).
Anon. sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 3 May 1974, lot 361.
Galerie Maison Bernard, Caracas.
Acquired from the above by the present owners, 1974.
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New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Paintings by Henry Moret, January 1908, no. 7.
Jean-Yves Rolland has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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