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Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Baigneuse de dos s'essuyant

Estimate:

25,000

to
- 35,000 USD

Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Baigneuse de dos s'essuyant

Baigneuse de dos s'essuyant

Estimate:

25,000

to
- 35,000 USD

Lot sold:

40,320

USD

Pierre-Auguste Renoir

1841 - 1919

Baigneuse de dos s'essuyant


Signed with the initial R (lower right)

Pencil on paper

12 1/4 by 7 3/4 in. (31.2 by 19.8 cm)

Framed: 25 1/4 by 20 7/8 in. (64 by 53 cm)

Executed circa 1890. 


This work will be included in the second supplement to the Catalogue raisonné des tableaux, pastels, dessins et aquarelles de Pierre-Auguste Renoir being prepared by Guy Patrice Dauberville and Floriane Dauberville.


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

Executed on cream wove paper which has been laid down to a supporting card. The left edge of the sheet is deckled. 2 tiny losses to the lower right corner. Several small repaired tears and nicks along the extreme edges of the paper. A line of light skinning along the right edge. The medium is well-preserved and presents nicely. The work is in overall good condition.


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Ambroise Vollard, Paris (acquired from the artist)
Sale: Hôtel Drouot, Paris, April 5, 2019, lot 69
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Paris, Galerie L.-G. Baugin, Dessins de maîtres du XIXe et XXe siècles, 1959, n.n.