521
521

PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE MANHATTAN COLLECTION

Alfred Stevens
BELGIAN
MONTE CARLO
Estimate
8,00010,000
JUMP TO LOT
521

PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE MANHATTAN COLLECTION

Alfred Stevens
BELGIAN
MONTE CARLO
Estimate
8,00010,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

19th Century European Art

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Alfred Stevens
1823 - 1906
BELGIAN
MONTE CARLO
signed AS and inscribed Monte Carlo (lower left) 
oil on canvas 
9 ½ by 12 in.
24.1 by 30.5 cm
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We would like to thank the Comité Alfred Stevens for kindly confirming the authenticity of this work, which will be included in their catalogue raisonné now in preparation. 

Provenance

Anthony Roux, Paris (acquired directly from the artist in 1893, and sold, his sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, May 19-20, 1914, lot 47, as Cap Martin, près Monte-Carlo
Hector Brame (and sold, his sale, May 22, 1914) 
Alfred Beurdeley, Paris (and sold, his sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, May 6-7, 1920, lot 118, as Le Cap Martin, près Monte-Carlo
Baron Jean de Bethmann 
Private Collection, United States (probably acquired in France in the early 20th century)
Thence by descent to the present owner

Catalogue Note

Alfred Stevens journeyed to Monte Carlo in January 1893 for the opening of the Palais des Beaux-Arts de Monaco, and in a series of intimate compositions such as the present work he recorded with impressionistic subtlety the shifting colors of the Mediterranean. 

19th Century European Art

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New York