Le Pont-Neuf, Apres-Midi De Pluie, 1Re Serie
Artwork: Le Pont-Neuf, Apres-Midi De Pluie, 1Re Serie
Size: 81.2 x 65.4 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1901
Marks: Signed and dated 'C. Pissarro. 1901' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in Paris, 1901
Provenance: Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris (acquired from the artist, 17 May 1901); Pierre-Edouard Dubied, Neuchatel (acquired from the previous, 15 April 1919); Mr. Schiff, Berlin; Galerie Moos, Geneva and New York (by 1939); M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York (acquired from the previous, 8 March 1943); Sam Salz, New York (acquired from the previous, 9 March 1943); Andre Meyer, New York (acquired from the previous, 14 May 1945); M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York (acquired from the previous, circa November 1949); Sarah Campbell Blaffer, Houston (acquired from the previous, 31 December 1953 and then by descent); sale, Christie's, New York, 12 May 1992, lot 111; Private collection, Switzerland (acquired at the previous sale); Acquired from the previous by the present owner, April 2009
Exhibition history: Berlin, Galerie Paul Cassirer, Pissarro, March 1904, no. 42; Berlin, Hugo Perls, Franzosische Malerei des XIX. Jahrhunderts, January-February 1927, no. 45 (illustrated); Geneva, Galerie Moos, Exposition d'art francais, August-September 1939, p. 12, no. 57; New York, Carroll Carstairs Galleries, Paintings of Paris by Camille Pissarro, The Carstairs Galleries' 10th Anniversary Exhibition, April 1944, no. 1 (illustrated); London, Royal Academy of Arts, The Impressionist and the City: Pissarro's Series Paintings, July-October 1993, p. 153, no. 116 (illustrated in color, p. 152); Jerusalem, The Israel Museum, Camille Pissarro: Impressionist Innovator, October 1994-January 1995, p. 202, no. 110 (illustrated in color); Paris, Hotel de Ville, Paris: Sous le ciel de la peinture, September-December 2000, p. 111 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-11
Lot Number: 11A
Low Estimate: $5000000 [+10%]
High Estimate: $7000000 [-21%]
Hammer Price: $5500000
Sold For: $6517500