Lot # 136
Canadian, Impressionist & Modern Art Live auction

Pierre-Auguste Renoir
1841 - 1919 French

Paysage et maison, Cagnes
oil on canvas circa 1910
signed
5 1/2 x 9 3/4 in  14 x 24.8cm

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the Artist by Ambroise Vollard, France, before 1919
Private Collection, Paris
Hammer Galleries, New York, received on consignment from the above, July 1956
The Art Emporium, Vancouver
Acquired from the above by George and Geraldine Biely, January 30, 1974
Estate of Geraldine Biely, Vancouver, 2015
A gift from the above to the United Way of the Lower Mainland, Vancouver, 2018

Literature:
Vollard stock #823, unpublished photo, Vollard Archives, Musée d'Orsay, Paris
Albert Barnes to Harold Van Doren, September 18, 1924, Barnes Foundation Archives, Philadelphia
René Gimpel, Journal d’un collectionneur, marchand de tableaux, 1963, pages 33 and 34
Dominique Fourcade, “Autres propos de Henri Matisse,” Macula, no. 1, 1976, page 97
Emmanuel Bénézit, Dictionnaire critique et documentaire des peintres, sculpteurs, dessinateurs et graveurs, 1999, page 40

On verso inscribed twice with the Vollard stock #823, on a label and on the stretcher / “ST #A358” / “registered No. 17238-1” on the Hammer Galleries label

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

An original certificate of authenticity from Wildenstein Plattner Institute accompanies this lot, WPI reference #19.01.24 / 20467.

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Estimate: $100,000 ~ $150,000 CAD  
Sold for: $217,250 CAD (including Buyer's Premium)

All prices are in Canadian Dollars.

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