Lot 144
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JOHAN BARTHOLD JONGKIND | Bateaux sur la mer agitée

Estimate
20,000 - 30,000 USD
Sold
20,000 USD
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Description

  • Attributed to Johan Barthold Jongkind
  • Bateaux sur la mer agitée
  • Signed Jongkind and dated 1863 (lower left)
  • Oil on canvas

Provenance

Doig, Wilson & Wheatley, Edinburgh
Paul Harris, London (and sold: Sotheby's, London, April 4, 1990, lot 301)
Acquired at the above sale

Literature

Adolphe Stein, Sylvie Brame, François Lorenceau & Janine Sinizergues, Jongkind, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peintures, vol. I, Paris, 2003, no. 312, illustrated in color p. 155

Catalogue Note

“Jongkind is beginning to make us digest a kind of painting of which the hard outer skin hides an excellent and most tasty fruit. I too have profited by coming in the door which he already had forced, and I have begun, albeit timidly, to present my seascapes.” —Eugène Boudin
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