Jeanne Pissarro Dite Minette, Assise Au Jardin, Pontoise
Artwork: Jeanne Pissarro Dite Minette, Assise Au Jardin, Pontoise
Size: 73 x 60 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1872
Marks: Stamped with the initials C.P. (lower left)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted circa 1872
Provenance: Julie Pissarro, Paris (the artist's wido; inherited in 1904. Sold: Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, Collection Camille Pissarro, 3rd December 1928, lot 42; Galerie de L'Elysee, Paris (purchased at the previous sal; until at least 1948; Joseph Darmo; Wildenstein & Co., Ltd., Londo; Dr Max Leonard Slotover, London (acquired from the previous on 3rd January 1956. Sold: Sotheby's, London, 5th December 1973, lot 17; H. Alexander (purchased at the previous sale; Mrs Pola Pasvolsky, Cape Town (sold by her estate: Christie's, London, 29th June 1999, lot 10; Purchased at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Musee de l'Orangerie des Tuileries, Exposition du centenaire de la naissance de Camille Pissarro, 1930, no. 12; Paris, Galerie Marcel Bernheim, Pissarro et ses fils, 1934, no. 1; London, Wildenstein & Co., Ltd., Exhibition of Works by Camille Pissarro, 1936, no. ; Paris, Galerie de l'Elysee, C. Pissarro: tableaux, pastels, dessins, 1936, no. ; Paris, Galerie de l'Elysee, C. Pissarro: des peintures et des pastels, de 1880 a 1900 environ, 194; Paris, Galerie Andre Weil, Pissarro, 1950, no. ; London, Wildenstein & Co., Ltd., The French Impressionists and some of their contemporaries, 1963, no. 2, illustrated in the catalogu; London, Roland, Browse & Delbanco, La Vie intime, 1966, no. 2; London, Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., in England, 1968, no. 3, illustrated in the catalogue (titled Jeanne au jardin, Pontoise); Williamstown, Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute & San Francisco, Legion of Honor, Pissarro’s People, 2011-12, no. 58, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; London, Royal Academy of Arts, Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse, 2016, no. 15, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

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Date: 2019-02-26
Lot Number: 22