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Property of an Important Private Collector

Gustave Caillebotte

Portrait de Monsieur R. (Reyre)

Auction Closed

March 2, 07:38 PM GMT


4,000,000 - 6,000,000 GBP

Lot Details


Property of an Important Private Collector

Gustave Caillebotte

1848 - 1894

Portrait de Monsieur R. (Reyre)

signed G. Caillebotte and dated 1877 (lower left)

oil on canvas

81 by 105cm., 31⅞ by 41⅜in.

Painted in 1877.

The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by the Comité Caillebotte.




1848 - 1894年


款識:藝術家簽名G. Caillebotte並紀年1877(左下)


81 x 105 公分;31⅞ x 41⅜ 英寸



Monsieur R. (acquired from the artist)

Private Collection, France (by descent from the above. Sold: Christie’s, London, 6th February 2001, lot 9)

Purchased at the above sale by the present owner 


雷爾先生 (Monsieur Reyre)(購自藝術家)



Louis Leroy, 'Beaux-Arts' in Le Charivari, 17th April 1879, mentioned n.p.

Bec (pseudonym), 'Coup d’œil sur les indépendants' in Le Monde Parisien, 17th May 1879 (illustrated as a caricature in Les Ecrivans devant l'Impressionnisme, Paris, 1989, p. 372)

Bertall (pseudonym), 'Exposition des indépendants: ex-impressionnistes, demain intentionnistes' in L’Artiste, 1st June 1879

Marie Berhaut, Caillebotte. Sa Vie et Son Œuvre. Catalogue Raisonné des Peintures et Pastels, Paris, 1978, no. 86, catalogued p. 111 (titled Portrait de M. R...)

Marie Berhaut & Sophie Petri, Gustave Caillebotte. Catalogue Raisonné des Peintures et Pastels, Paris, 1994, no. 60, illustrated p. 95 (titled Portrait de M. R. and with inverted measurements)

Karin Sagner, Gustave Caillebotte. Neue Perspektiven des Impressionismus, Munich, 2008, illustrated in colour p. 134 (titled Porträt eines Mannes and with incorrect measurements)

Michael Marrinan, Gustave Caillebotte: Painting the Paris of Naturalism, 1872-1887, Los Angeles, 2016, illustrated in colour p. 181 (titled Young Man on His Sofa and with incorrect measurements)





瑪麗・貝羅,《卡勒波特生平與作品:油彩及粉彩作品專題目錄》,巴黎,1978年,品號86,頁111收錄(題為《M. R. 先生的肖像》)

瑪麗・貝羅及蘇菲・彼得,《古斯塔夫・卡勒波特:油彩及粉彩作品專題目錄》,巴黎,1994年,品號60,頁95載圖(題為《M. R. 先生的肖像》,尺寸顛倒)