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Property from an Important Private Collection

Alfred Sisley

La Seine au Pont de Sèvres, Billancourt

Auction Closed

March 3, 05:01 PM GMT

Estimate

180,000 - 250,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property from an Important Private Collection

Alfred Sisley

1839 - 1899

La Seine au Pont de Sèvres, Billancourt 


signed Sisley. (lower right) 

oil on canvas

27.4 by 41.1cm., 10¾ by 16⅛in.

Framed: 45.4 by 51.2cm., 17⅞ by 23½in.

Painted circa 1877.  

Durand-Ruel, Paris (acquired from the artist in 1877)
Bernheim-Jeune, Paris (acquired from the above in 1928)
E. J. van Wisselingh & Co., Amsterdam (acquired by 1929)
Gordon C. Edwards, Ottawa
Knoedler & Co., New York
Galerie Moos, Geneva
Acquired by the family of the present owner circa 1990
Virgilio Gilardoni, L'Impressionismo, Milan, 1954, illustrated pl. 2 
François Daulte, Alfred SisleyCatalogue raisonné de l'œuvre peint, Lausanne, 1959, no. 266, illustrated (titled La Seine à Billancourt)
Sylvie Brame & François Lorenceau, Alfred Sisley: Catalogue critique des peintures et des pastels, Lausanne, 2021, no. 275, illustrated in colour p. 129 & p. 441