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Georges Clairin

La chimère à l'île de Sarah Bernhardt

Georges Clairin

Georges Clairin

La chimère à l'île de Sarah Bernhardt

La chimère à l'île de Sarah Bernhardt

Georges Clairin

French

1843 - 1919

La chimère à l'île de Sarah Bernhardt


signed G. Clairin (lower left)

oil on canvas

canvas: 23 ½ by 38 ¼ in.; 60 by 97 cm

framed: 33 ⅛ by 48 in.; 84.2 by 122 cm

The canvas is relined and stable on its stretcher. The image reads well with no visible signs of previous restoration to the naked eye or under UV inspection.


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Sale: Sotheby's, London, 23 June 1981, lot 108
Sale: Sotheby's, New York, 23 May 1997, lot 276
Delorenzo Gallery (acquired at the above sale)
Philippe Jullian, Esthètes et Magiciens, Paris 1969, p. 6, illustrated.
Galleria del Levante, Simbolismo e Art Nouveau, Milan 1969-70, pp. 222-3, illustrated.
Jean Clay, De l'Impressionisme à L'Art Moderne, Paris 1975, p. 6, illustrated.
Modern Art 1890-1918, London, 1978, p. 64, illustrated.
Milan, Galleria del Levante, Simbolismo e Art Nouveau, 1969-70
Bologna, Galleria Stivani, and Florence, Galleria Menghelli, Aspetti del Simbolismo, 1973