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Property from the Meier Family Collection

Maurice Denis

Marthe et Marie (Intérieur)

Auction Closed

May 16, 09:00 PM GMT


250,000 - 350,000 USD

Lot Details


Property from the Meier Family Collection 

Maurice Denis

1870 - 1943 

Marthe et Marie (Intérieur)

signed MAVD and dated 1895 (lower left) 

oil on canvas 

22 ⅜ by 18 in. 

56.8 by 45.7 cm. 

Executed in 1895. 

To be included in the forthcoming Maurice Denis catalogue raisonné being prepared by Claire Denis and Fabienne Stahl. 

Jos Hessel, Paris (acquired directly from the artist in 1918) 

Galerie Druet, Paris (acquired on 22 September 1919) 

Dr. Marcel Nonéro (acquired from the above on 30 October 1922) 

Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 14 February 1927, lot 44 (consigned by the above) 

Eugène Druet, Paris (acquired from the above) 

Galerie Druet, Paris (acquired from the above in February 1927) 

Paul de Laboulaye, Paris (acquired from the above in 1929) 

Didier Imbert Fine Art, Paris (acquired by 1985)

Private Collection, Paris 

Galerie Hopkins-Thomas, Paris 

Roger and Laura Meier, Portland (acquired from the above in 1998) 

Acquired from the above by the present owner

Jean-Jacques Lévêque, Maurice Denis 1870-1943, Le Peintre de l'âme, Paris, 2006, n.n., p. 89, illustrated in color  

Paris, Didier Imbert Fine Art, Tableaux XIXe et XXe siècles, 1985, no. 20, illustrated in color 

Paris, Didier Imbert Fine Art, Maurice Denis, 1985, no. 20 

Lyon, Musée des Beaux-Arts; Cologne, Wallraf-Richartz Museum; Liverpool, Walker Art Gallery and Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum, Maurice Denis, 1870 - 1943, 1994 - 1995, no. 46, p. 170, illustrated in color 

Portland Art Museum, Paris to Portland: Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Masters from Portland Collections, 2003, n.n., p. 32, illustrated in color and p. 41 

Portland Art Museum, Jubitz Center for Modern and Contemporary Art, 2005 - 2006 (on loan) 

Cleveland Art Museum and Portland Art Museum, Private Lives: Home and Family in the Art of the Nabis, Paris 1889 - 1900, 2021 - 2022, no. 61, p. 121, illustrated    

Portland Art Museum, 2021 - 2023 (on loan)