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Alfred Sisley

Lavandières près de Champagne

Estimate:

700,000

to
- 1,000,000 USD

Property from an Important International Collector

Alfred Sisley

Alfred Sisley

Lavandières près de Champagne

Lavandières près de Champagne

Estimate:

700,000

to
- 1,000,000 USD

Starting bid:

700,000

USD

(0 bids, reserve not met)

Lot closes:

Lot closes:

7 days

7 days

May 14, 02:42 PM (GMT)

May 14, 02:42 PM (GMT)

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Property from an Important International Collector

Alfred Sisley

1839 - 1899

Lavandières près de Champagne


Signed Sisley. (lower right)

Oil on canvas

23 ⅝ by 28 ¾ in. (60 by 73 cm)

Framed: 32 ¼ by 37 ½ in. (82 by 95.2 cm)

Painted in 1879.


This painting will be included in the new edition of the Catalogue Raisonné of Alfred Sisley by François Daulte now being prepared at Galerie Brame & Lorenceau by the Comité Alfred Sisley.

The work is in very good condition. The canvas has been strip lined. Some areas of nicely textured impasto. The surface is clean and the work presents well. Under UV light, some small strokes of inpainting along the upper edge, as well as the upper parts of the left and right edges. A nailhead-sized area of inpainting in the figure along the lower edge at left. A small area of inpainting in the extreme lower right corner.


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Amante, Paris
Galerie Philippe Reichenbach, Houston (acquired in 1959)
Lloyd H. Smith, Houston (acquired from the above)
Private Collection, United States 
Acquired from the above in 2016
Houston, Museum of Fine Arts, Sunlight on Leaves: The Impressionist Tradition, 1981, no. 4