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PROPERTY FROM THE WILLIAM LOUIS-DREYFUS FOUNDATION & FAMILY COLLECTIONS

Paul Gauguin
PETIT BRETON
Estimate
35,00045,000
LOT SOLD. 43,750 USD
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398

PROPERTY FROM THE WILLIAM LOUIS-DREYFUS FOUNDATION & FAMILY COLLECTIONS

Paul Gauguin
PETIT BRETON
Estimate
35,00045,000
LOT SOLD. 43,750 USD
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Paul Gauguin
1848 - 1903
PETIT BRETON
Charcoal, red chalk and pastel on paper
8 by 7 7/8 in.
20.3 by 20 cm
Executed circa 1888.
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Provenance

Wildenstein & Co., Inc., New York
Mr. & Mrs. George N. Richard, New York (acquired by 1958)
Sale: Christie’s, New York, May 13, 1987, lot 103
William Louis-Dreyfus, Mt. Kisco, New York (acquired at the above sale)
Acquired by the Louis-Dreyfus Family Collections by inheritance from the above in 2016

Exhibited

New York, Wildenstein & Co., Inc., Drawings Through Four Centuries, 1949, no. 59
Chicago, The Art Institute of Chicago & New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gauguin, 1959, no. 77
New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Gauguin and the Decorative Style, 1966, n.n.
New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Lure of the Exotic: Gauguin in New York Collections, 2002, no. 14

Literature

John Rewald, Gauguin Drawings, New York, 1958, no. 9, illustrated p. 24
Ronald Pickvance, The Drawings of Gauguin, London, 1970, pl. 17, illustrated p. 22
Daniel Wildenstein, Gauguin: A Savage in the Making, Catalogue Raisonné of the Paintings (1873–1888), vol. II, Paris, 2002, illustrated p. 413

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