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LUMIÈRES: THE LEVY FAMILY COLLECTION

Berthe Morisot
LES POIRES
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 87,500 USD
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LUMIÈRES: THE LEVY FAMILY COLLECTION

Berthe Morisot
LES POIRES
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 87,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Berthe Morisot
1841 - 1895
LES POIRES
Stamped Berthe Morisot (lower left)
Pastel on paper
16 3/4 by 19 3/8 in.
42.5 by 49.2 cm
Executed in Mézy in 1891.
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Provenance

Pierre Messiqua, Geneva (and sold: Sotheby's, New York, October 18, 1984, lot 14)
Private Collection, France (acquired at the above sale)
Galerie Hopkins-Thomas-Custot, Paris (acquired by 1987)
Acquired from the above on November 14, 2000

Exhibited

Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel, Madame Eugène Manet, Exposition de son oeuvre, 1896, no. 213
Paris, Galerie Hopkins-Thomas-Custot, Berthe Morisot, 1987, no. 45, illustrated in color in the catalogue
Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art; Fort Worth, Kimbell Art Museum & South Hadley, Massachusetts, Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, Berthe Morisot Impressionist, 1987-1988, no. 87, illustrated in color in the catalogue
Memphis, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Affinities: Works on Paper from the 16th-20th centuries, 1989, no. 12, illustrated in color in the catalogue
Laren, The Netherlands, Singer Museum, De Impressionistische wereld van Julie Manet, 1990, n.n.
London, JPL Fine Arts, Berthe Morisot, 1990-91, no. 27, illustrated in color in the catalogue
Frankfurt, Schirn Kunsthalle & San Francisco, Legion of Honor, Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, Women Impressionists: Berthe Morisot, Mary Cassatt, Eva Gonzalès, Marie Bracquemond, 2008 

Literature

Marie-Louise Bataille & Georges Wildenstein, Berthe Morisot, Catalogue raisonné des peintures, pastels et aquarelles, Paris, 1961, no. 577, illustrated fig. 565
Charles F. Stuckey & William P. Scott, Berthe Morisot, Impressionist, London, 1987, illustrated pl. 87

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