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MAXIMILIEN LUCE | PAYSAGE AUX ENVIRONS DE GENTILLY

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 USD

Journey through France: A Private Collection of Post-Impressionist Paintings

MAXIMILIEN LUCE | PAYSAGE AUX ENVIRONS DE GENTILLY

MAXIMILIEN LUCE | PAYSAGE AUX ENVIRONS DE GENTILLY

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 USD

Lot sold:

20,000

USD

Journey through France: A Private Collection of Post-Impressionist Paintings

MAXIMILIEN LUCE

(1858 - 1941)

PAYSAGE AUX ENVIRONS DE GENTILLY


Stamped Luce (lower right)

Oil on board laid down on panel

20 by 26 in. (50.8 by 66 cm)

Framed: 30 by 35⅞ in. (76.2 by 91.1 cm)

Painted circa 1890.


Denise Bazetoux has kindly confirmed the authenticity of this work.

The board and panel are sound. Some minor frame abrasion to the left, top and right edges. Under UV light: a thick layer of varnish is difficult to read through. Some possible strokes of inpainting along the top edge of the canvas. The work is in overall very good condition.


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Estate of the artist

Private Collection, France (and sold: Sotheby's, New York, November 8, 2006, lot 287)

Private Collection, France (acquired at the above sale and sold: Christie's, New York, November 4, 2009, lot 209)

Acquired at the above sale