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Property from the Ambroise Vollard Collection

Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Paysage de bord de mer

Auction Closed

May 17, 12:56 AM GMT

Estimate

1,000,000 - 1,500,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

Property from the Ambroise Vollard Collection

Pierre-Auguste Renoir

1841 - 1919


Paysage de bord de mer

signed Renoir (lower left)

oil on canvas

18 ⅛ by 21 ⅝ in. 46.1 by 55.1 cm.

Executed circa 1884.


This work will be included in the forthcoming Renoir Digital Catalogue Raisonné, currently being prepared under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Plattner Institute, Inc.

Ambroise Vollard, Paris (acquired directly from the artist by 1907)
Etienne Bignou and Martin Fabiani, Paris (acquired from the estate of the above on 20 December 1940)
Kaiser-Wilhelm Museum, Krefeld (acquired from the above on 28 February 1941)
Central Collecting Point, Dusseldorf (inv. no. Dyck 2388)
Office des Biens et Intérêts Privés, Paris 
Jeu de Paume, Paris (allocated by the above in 1951 as MNR 200)
Musée d’Orsay, Paris (transferred from the above in 1986)
Restituted by the French authorities to the heirs of Ambroise Vollard on 10 February 2023
Ambroise Vollard, Tableaux, Pastels & Dessins de Pierre-Auguste Renoir, vol. II, Paris, 1918, p. 15, illustrated
Isabelle Compin and Anne Roquebert, Catalogue sommaire illustré des peintures du musée du Louvre et du musée d'Orsay, vol. IV, Paris, 1986, p. 180, illustrated (titled Marine and with incorrect attribution)
Isabelle Compin, Geneviève Lacambre and Anne Roquebert, Catalogue sommaire illustré des peintures du musée d'Orsay, vol. II, Paris, 1990, p. 401, illustrated (titled Marine and with incorrect attribution)
Claude Lesne and Anne Roquebert, Catalogue des peintures MNR, Paris, 2004, p. 430, illustrated (titled Marine: Guernsey)
Guy-Patrice and Michel Dauberville, Renoir. Catalogue raisonné des tableaux, pastels, dessins et aquarelles. 1895-1902, vol. III, Paris, 2010, no. 1880, p. 114, illustrated (dated circa 1898)

Paris, Musée du Louvre (and traveling), Présentation des oeuvres récupérées après la Seconde Guerre mondiale et confiées à la gardedes musées nationaux, 1997