La Gare d'Orleans, Saint-Sever, Rouen
Artwork: La Gare d'Orleans, Saint-Sever, Rouen
Size: 73.3 x 92 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1896
Marks: Signed and dated 'C. Pissarro. 96' (lower left)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in Rouen, September 1896
Provenance: Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris (acquired from the artist, 11 December 1896); Durand-Ruel Galleries, New York (acquired from the previous, 15 March 1897); William Somerset Maugham, Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat (acquired from the previous, 13 May 1946); sale, Sotheby & Co., London, 10 April 1962, lot 28; Hal B. Wallis, Beverly Hills (acquired at the previous sale); sale, Christie's, New York, 10 May 1989, lot 2; Zen International Fine Art, Tokyo (acquired at the previous sale); Private collection, Switzerland; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, April 2011
Exhibition history: New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Paintings by Camille Pissarro, Views of Rouen, March-April 1897, no. 8; Boston, Copley Hall, Second Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Art, November-December 1902, no. 22. (possibly) New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Paintings by Camille Pissarro, November-December 1903, no. 33. The Baltimore Museum of Art, C. Pissarro, November 1936, no. 12; New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, The Art of Camille Pissarro in Retrospect, March-April 1941, no. 22. New York, Wildenstein & Co., Inc., C. Pissarro, March-May 1965, no. 63 (illustrated); New York, Acquavella Galleries, Inc., Four Masters of Impressionism, October-November 1968, no. 56 (illustrated in color); Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1986-1989 (on extended loan); Hiroshima, Prefectural Art Museum and Tokyo, The Bunkamura Museum of Art, Monet and Renoir: Two Great Impressionist Trends, November 2003-January 2004, p. 47, no. 19 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date: 2016-11-16
Lot Number: 11B