Lot 58
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Léon-Augustin Lhermitte

Estimate
50,000 - 70,000 USD
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Description

  • Léon-Augustin Lhermitte
  • La Belle Journée
  • signed L. Lhermitte (lower left)
  • oil on canvas

Provenance

Goupil, Paris (by April 1902, no. 27579)
Madame Delaroche, Lyon (acquired from the above, July 1902)
Kaufmann Collection, Paris
Wallis & Son ("The French Gallery"), London (by 1906)
Marie Louise Paterson (and sold, her sale: Sotheby’s, New York, March 17-19, 1938, lot 39, illustrated)
F. Schnittjer & Son (acquired at the above sale, and sold, their sale, Sotheby’s, New York, January 14, 1943, lot 20, illustrated)
Private Collection (acquired at the above sale)
Private Collection (acquired circa 1970)
Thence by descent 

Exhibited

Paris, Salon, 1902, no. 771
The Brooklyn Museum, 1920 (lent by Marie Louise Paterson)

Literature

Mary Michele Hamel, A French Artist: Léon Lhermitte: 1844-1925, Ph.D. dissertation, Washington University, St. Louis, 1974, C255, no. 252
Monique Le Pelley Fonteny, Léon Augustin Lhermitte: 1844-1925: Catalogue raisonné, Paris, 1991, p. 140, no. 183, illustrated (as location unknown)
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