869
869

PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION

Jean-Joseph Benjamin-Constant
FRENCH
JUDITH
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 11,250 USD
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869

PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION

Jean-Joseph Benjamin-Constant
FRENCH
JUDITH
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 11,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Fine Old Master & 19th Century European Art

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Jean-Joseph Benjamin-Constant
1845-1902
FRENCH
JUDITH
bears signature Benj. Constant  (lower right)
oil on canvas
25 1/4 by 13 1/2 in.
64.2 by 34.5 cm
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Provenance

Sale: Sotheby's, London, October 13, 1999, lot 105, illustrated
Private Collection (acquired at the above sale and sold, Sotheby's, London, June 3, 2009, lot 64, illustrated)
Acquired at the above sale

Literature

Nathalie Bondil, ed., Benjamin-Constant, Marvels and Mirages of Orientalism, exh. cat., Musée des Augustins, Toulouse, The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 2014 - 2015, p. 76, no. 76, illustrated p. 79

Catalogue Note

Painted circa 1886, the present work is among numerous compositions by Benjamin-Constant of Judith, and one of two known reductions of Judith, presented at the Salon des Artistes Français in 1886 (Bondil, p. 76).

Fine Old Master & 19th Century European Art

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New York