Les Poires
Artwork: Les Poires
Size: 42.5 x 49.2 cm
Medium: Pastel on paper
Creation year: 1891
Marks: Stamped Berthe Morisot (lower left)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Executed in Mezy in 1891
Provenance: Pierre Messiqua, Geneva (and sold: Sotheby's, New York, October 18, 1984, lot 14); Private Collection, France (acquired at the previous sale); Galerie Hopkins-Thomas-Custot, Paris (acquired by 1987); Acquired from the previous on November 14, 2000
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel, Madame Eugene Manet, Exposition de son oeuvre, 1896, no. 213; Paris, Galerie Hopkins-Thomas-Custot, Berthe Morisot, 1987, no. 45, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art; Fort Worth, Kimbell Art Museum & South Hadley, Massachusetts, Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, Berthe Morisot Impressionist, 1987-1988, no. 87, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Memphis, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Affinities: Works on Paper from the 16th-20th centuries, 1989, no. 12, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Laren, The Netherlands, Singer Museum, De Impressionistische wereld van Julie Manet, 1990, n.n.; London, JPL Fine Arts, Berthe Morisot, 1990-91, no. 27, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Frankfurt, Schirn Kunsthalle & San Francisco, Legion of Honor, Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, Women Impressionists: Berthe Morisot, Mary Cassatt, Eva Gonzalès, Marie Bracquemond, 2008

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-05-15
Lot Number: 116
Low Estimate: $30000 [+133%]
High Estimate: $50000 [+39%]
Hammer Price: $70000
Sold For: $87500