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Émile Bernard

Nature morte à la banane

Auction Closed

May 18, 09:51 PM GMT


50,000 - 70,000 USD

Lot Details


Property of a Private Collector

Émile Bernard

1868 - 1941

Nature morte à la banane 

signed Emile Bernard and dated 1894 (lower right)

oil on canvas

9 by 19¾ in.

22.8 by 50.3 cm.

Executed in 1894.

Please note Béatrice Recchi Altabarra has kindly confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Ambroise Vollard, Paris
Valley House Gallery, Dallas (acquired by 1962)
Donald S. Vogel, Dallas
Galerie Hopkins Thomas Custot, Paris
Dr. William Kelly Simpson, New York (acquired from the above in 2001)
Christie's New York, 10 May 2007, lot 249 (consigned by the above)
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Jean-Jacques Luthi, Émile Bernard, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 1982, no. 446, p. 69, illustrated