PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR | JOUEUSE DE GUITAR
PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR | JOUEUSE DE GUITAR
PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR | JOUEUSE DE GUITAR
PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR | JOUEUSE DE GUITAR
PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR | JOUEUSE DE GUITAR
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PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR | JOUEUSE DE GUITAR

Estimate: 30,000 - 50,000 USD

PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR | JOUEUSE DE GUITAR

Estimate: 30,000 - 50,000 USD
Lot sold:62,500USD
(11 bids, reserve met)

Description

Property from a New Jersey Estate


PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR

1841 - 1919

JOUEUSE DE GUITAR


Signed Renoir (lower left)

Charcoal on paper laid down on board 

24½ by 18¾ in. (62.2 by 47.6 cm)

Executed circa 1896-1900. 


This work will be included in the forthcoming Renoir Digital Catalogue Raisonné, currently being prepared under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Plattner Institute, Inc.

Condition Report

This work is in very good condition. Executed on cream laid paper. The work is laid down onto a board. The charcoal medium is well preserved. and the sheet is very consistently time-struck overall, as consistent with the age of the work. There is a very subtle one inch flattened crease at the lower right corner.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

Provenance

Ambroise Vollard, Paris

Rosenberg & Stiebel, New York (acquired circa 1950)

Sam Salz, Inc., New York (acquired from the above)

Arthur Johnson, New York (acquired from the above circa 1957)

Jeanne Frank Gallery, New York

Private Collection, New Jersey (acquired from the above on October 14, 1977)

Thence by descent 

Literature

Ambroise Vollard, Tableaux, pastels et dessins de Pierre-Auguste Renoir, vol. II, Paris, 1918, n.n., illustrated p. 84

Walter Pach, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, New York, 1950, illustrated p. 28

Guy-Patrice & Michel Dauberville, Renoir, Catalogue raisonné des tableaux, pastels, dessins et aquarelles, vol. III, Paris, 2010, no. 2517, illustrated p. 477


PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR | JOUEUSE DE GUITAR
PIERRE-AUGUSTE RENOIR | JOUEUSE DE GUITAR
Lot Closed