Lot 303: Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
Impressionist/Modern, Day Sale
February 5, 2009
London, United Kingdom
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
Vue de village, Essoyes
signed 'Renoir' (lower right)
oil on canvas
9 x 7 5/8 in. (23 x 19.4 cm.)
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium
This painting will be included in the forthcoming Renoir catalogue critique being prepared by the Wildenstein Institute and established from the archive funds of François Daulte, Durand-Ruel, Venturi, Vollard and Wildenstein.
We are grateful to Guy-Patrice and Michel Dauberville for confirming that this painting is included in their Bernheim-Jeune archives as an authentic work.
A. Vollard, Tableaux, Pastels & Dessins de Pierre-Auguste Renoir, vol. II, Paris, 1919, p. 23 (illustrated).