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PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION

Edouard Vuillard
ROSES SUR UNE CHEMINÉE
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PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION

Edouard Vuillard
ROSES SUR UNE CHEMINÉE
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Details & Cataloguing

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Edouard Vuillard
1868 - 1940
ROSES SUR UNE CHEMINÉE
signed E. Vuillard (lower left)
oil on board laid down on panel
46.5 by 38.7cm., 18 1/2 by 15 3/8 in.
Painted in 1907.
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Provenance

French Art Gallery, New York
Georges Bigar, New York & Lausanne (acquired from the above)
By descent from the above to the present owners in 1986

Literature

Antoine Salomon & Guy Cogeval, Vuillard, The Inexhaustible Glance. Critical Catalogue of Paintings and Pastels, Paris, 2003, vol. II, no. VII-496, illustrated in colour p. 786

Catalogue Note

‘We perceive of nature only through our senses, which gives us images of forms and colours, sound [...] a form, a colour exists only in relation to another’ 

Édouard Vuillard
(quoted in Belinda Thompson, Vuillard, Oxford, 1988, p. 12)

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