EUGÈNE BOUDIN | PLAGE DE TROUVILLE
Property of a Private Collector
1824 - 1898
PLAGE DE TROUVILLE
Signed with the initials E.B and dated 1866. (lower right)
Watercolor and pencil on paper
5¼ by 8½ in. (13.3 by 21.6 cm)
Framed: 13⅝ by 16⅜ in. (34.6 by 41.6 cm)
Executed in 1866.
To be included in the forthcoming Catalogue Raisonné of the Works on Paper of Eugène Boudin being prepared by Manuel Schmit.
Executed on cream wove paper. The sheet is slightly time-stained overall but the medium is bright and the colors are well-preserved. There is a light flattened crease to the center right quadrant. There is some undulation to the sheet. Overall this work is in very good condition.
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New York, Hammer Galleries, La Femme Eternelle: 19th and 20th Century European Collection, 2005, illustrated in the catalogue