La Prairie Fleurie
Artwork: La Prairie Fleurie
Size: 65 x 80.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1885
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Georges Feydeau, Paris (acquired by 1901 and sold: Hotel Drouot, Paris, June 14, 1902, lot 12); Charles Viguier, Paris (and sold: Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, May 4, 1906, lot 52); Galerie Georges Petit, Paris (acquired at the previous sale); Lucien Moline, Paris; Durand-Ruel, Paris (acquired from the previous on November 15, 1916); Durand-Ruel, New York (transferred from the previous in 1916); Franz R. Huntington, Columbus, Ohio (acquired from the previous on January 15, 1917); Durand-Ruel, New York (acquired from the previous on January 29, 1919); Mrs. Stephen Millett (nee Thalia Westcott), New York (acquired from the previous on February 13, 1919); Raymond Nacenta, Paris (acquired from the previous in 1942); Thence by descent
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Le Paysage francais de Corot a nos jours, 1942, no. 134 (titled La Prairie); Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Plaisirs de la campagne, 1954, no. 119 (titled La Prairie); Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Cent chefs-d'oeuvre de l'art francais, 1750-1950, 1957, no. 58, illustrated in the catalogue (titled La Prairie); Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Chefs-d'oeuvre de collections francais, 1962, no. 55, illustrated in the catalogue (titled La Prairie and dated 1882)

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-05-14
Lot Number: 31
Low Estimate: $4000000 [+2%]
High Estimate: $6000000 [-31%]
Hammer Price: $4100000
Sold For: $4933900