Lot 304: Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
Impressionist/Modern, Day Sale
February 5, 2009
London, United Kingdom
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
La maison de l'artiste
signed with the monogram (lower left)
oil on canvas
10¼ x 12 in. (26 x 30.3 cm.)
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
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.
O'Hana Gallery, London.
Acquired from the above circa 1960, and thence by descent; sale, Christie's, London, 22 June 1993, lot 115.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
A. Vollard, Tableaux, Pastels & Dessins de Pierre-Auguste Renoir, vol. II, Paris, 1919, p. 188 (illustrated).