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Victor-Marie Hugo
LANDSCAPE WITH TREES
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 18,750 EUR
JUMP TO LOT
202
Victor-Marie Hugo
LANDSCAPE WITH TREES
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 18,750 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Victor-Marie Hugo
BESANÇON 1802 - 1885 PARIS
LANDSCAPE WITH TREES
Monogrammed lower left V.H. ; Dated and dedicated on the sheet A mon cher Auguste / V.H. 1er janvier 1857
Black, grey and brown inks and wash on paper, laid down on paper 
Subject : 3,8 x 15,5 cm ; Sheet : 13,2 x 20 cm ; Subject : 1 1/2 by 6 1/8 ; Sheet 5 3/16 by 7 7/8 in.
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Provenance

Auguste Vacquerie Collection
Madame Ernest Lefèvre
Pierre Lefèvre-Vacquerie
Madame André Gaveau
By descent to the present owner

Exhibited

Dessins de Victor Hugo, Musée Victor Hugo, Villequier, juin- octobre 1971; Maison de Victor Hugo, Paris, novembre 1971 - janvier 1972, n°29, reproduced 
Soleil d'encre, Manuscrits et dessins de Victor Hugo
, Musée du Petit Palais, Paris, 3 October 1985 - 5 January 1986, n°118, reproduced

Catalogue Note

Auguste Vacquerie, writer, journalist and photographer, was a close friend of the Hugo family. During the exile years, he visited Hugo frequently and made photographs of him and his family. 

We would like to thank Monsieur Pierre Georgel for kindly confirming the authenticity of this work. It will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné.

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