Marche A La Volaille, Pontoise
Artwork: Marche A La Volaille, Pontoise
Size: 80.7 x 65 cm
Medium: Gouache and pastel on paper
Creation year: 1882
Marks: Signed and dated 'C. Pissarro 82' (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris (acquired from the artist, 22 November 1882); Durand-Ruel Galleries, New York (acquired from the previous, by 1903); Adolph Lewisohn, New York (acquired from the previous, 1 March 1916); Mr. and Mrs. Samuel A. Lewisohn, New York (by descent from the previous, by 1945); Siegfried and Lola Kramarsky, New York (by 1954); Private collection, New York (by descent from the previous, circa 1961); By descent from the previous to the present owners, 2013
Exhibition history: New York, American Art Galleries, Modern Paintings Selected During the Past Summer by Messrs Durand-Ruel Paris, December 1886-January 1887, no. 119; Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Exposition, May-June 1888, no. 107; Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Exposition Camille Pissarro, February 1892, p. 29, no. 62 (dated 1883); New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Paintings by Camille Pissarro, November-December 1903, no. 12; New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Paintings by Camille Pissarro, January-February 1916, no. 7; New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Loan Exhibition of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Paintings, May-September 1921, no. 85 (illustrated; titled The Market-Place and with incorrect support); New York, Wildenstein & Co., Inc., Camille Pissarro: His Place in Art, For the Benefit of the Goddard Neighborhood Center, October-November 1945, no. 22 (with incorrect medium); Jerusalem, The Israel Museum, Camille Pissarro: Impressionist Innovator, October 1994-January 1995, p. 150, no. 67 (illustrated in color); Williamstown, Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute and San Francisco, Legion of Honor, Pissarro's People, June 2011-January 2012, pp. 169, 219, 231 and 307 (detail illustrated in color, p. 220, fig. 165; illustrated in color, p. 230, fig. 178; titled The Marketplace); New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art (on extended loan, 1984-September 2019)

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-11
Lot Number: 27A
Low Estimate: $1500000 [+0%]
High Estimate: $2500000 [-40%]
Hammer Price: $1500000
Sold For: $1815000