19th-Century European Paintings & Works of Art, Featuring An Independent Eye: Property from Jack Kilgore & Co. (Lots 11-47)

19th-Century European Paintings & Works of Art, Featuring An Independent Eye: Property from Jack Kilgore & Co. (Lots 11-47)

View full screen - View 1 of Lot 144. Herd by the Water's Edge (Troupeau au bord de l'eau).

Property from a Private New York Collection

Léon-Augustin Lhermitte

Herd by the Water's Edge (Troupeau au bord de l'eau)

Auction Closed

May 22, 09:00 PM GMT

Estimate

25,000 - 35,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

Property from a Private New York Collection

Léon-Augustin Lhermitte

French 1844 - 1925

Herd by the Water's Edge (Troupeau au bord de l'eau)


signed and dated lower left: L. Lhermitte / 1904

oil on canvas

canvas: 37 ½ by 49 in.; 95.3 by 124.5 cm

framed: 46 by 57 ⅜ in.; 116.8 by 145.7 cm

Arthur Tooth & Son, London

Fischer, Washington

Arthur Tooth & Son, New York (by 1919)

M. Knoedler & Co., New York

E. F. Albee sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries Inc., New York, 21 October 1959, lot 53, as Cattle Watering at Sunset

Rohe acquired at the above sale

Crowell Robertson, Charlotte, North Caroline (by 1973)

Private Collection, United States

The Connoisseur, June 1973, vol. 183, no. 736

Mary Michele Hamel, A French Artist: Léon Lhermitte (1844-1925), Ph.D. dissertation, Washington University, Saint Louis, 1974, no. 262

Monique le Pelley Fonteny, Léon-Augustin L'Hermitte (1844-1925): catalogue raisonné, Paris, 1991, p.141, no. 187 (illustrated as Troupeau au bord de l'eau)

Salon de la Société nationale des Beaux-Arts, Paris, 1904, no. 804

Arthur Tooth & Son, London, The Catalogue of High Class Pictures held at Arthur Tooth & Son Gallery, 1904, no. 103