Lot 135
  • 135

PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR | Les Bords de la Mediterranée

150,000 - 200,000 GBP
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  • Pierre-Auguste Renoir
  • Les Bords de la Mediterranée
  • signed Renoir (lower left)
  • oil on canvas
  • 25 by 46cm., 9 7/8 by 18 1/8 in.
  • Painted circa 1887-91.


Durand-Ruel, Paris (acquired directly from the artist in 1916)
Ricardo Costa, Spain (acquired from the above in 1920; sale: Christie's, London, 26th March 1985, lot 17)
Hammer Galleries, New York
Private Collection (acquired from the above circa 1989)
Acquired by the present owner circa 1990


New York, Hammer Galleries, Renoir: Paintings from 1870-1914, 1984, illustrated in the catalogue


Elda Fezzi, L'Opera completa di Renoir nel periodo impressionista, 1869-1883, Milan, 1972, no. 330, illustrated p. 103 (dated 1878)
Guy-Patrice & Michel Dauberville, Renoir, Catalogue raisonné des tableaux, pastels, dessins et aquarelles, 1882-1894, Paris, 2009, vol. II, no. 875, illustrated p. 114

Catalogue Note

This work is accompanied by an Attestation of Inclusion from the Wildenstein Institute, and it will be included in the forthcoming Renoir Digital Catalogue Raisonné, currently being prepared under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Plattner Institute, Inc.