Paul Valpincon
Artwork: Paul Valpincon
Size: 32.5 x 24.3 cm
Medium: Oil on paper laid down on canvas
Creation year: 1872
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted circa 1868-1872
Provenance: Marcel Guerin, Paris (by 1931); Wildenstein & Co. Inc., New York (by 1948); The Lefevre Gallery (Alex. Reid & Lefevre, Ltd.), London (acquired from the previous, 1953); William A. Cargill, Bridge of Weir, Scotland; Estate sale, Sotheby & Co., London, 11 June 1963, lot 19; Marlborough Fine Art, Ltd., London (acquired at the previous sale); E.V. Thaw & Co., Inc., New York; Louis Davis, New York (by 1972); sale, Christie's, New York, 3 November 1982, lot 32; Dr. Marino Chiavelli, Johannesburg (acquired at the previous sale); Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 3 December 1985, lot 4; Private collection, United Kingdom (acquired at the previous sale); sale, Sotheby's, London, 30 June 1998, lot 4; Acquired at the previous sale by the late owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Musee de l'Orangerie, Degas: Portraitiste, Sculpteur, July-October 1931, p. 42, no. 33 (dated circa 1865); Paris, Galerie Rene Drouin, Le Portrait Francais, June-July 1943, no. 71; Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Degas' Portraits of his Family and Friends, March 1948; New York, Wildenstein & Co. Inc., French Portraits of the Nineteenth Century, summer 1948, no. 7; New York, Wildenstein & Co. Inc., Degas, April-May 1949, p. 47, no. 18 (illustrated, p. 21); London, The Lefevre Gallery (Alex. Reid & Lefevre, Ltd.), French Paintings, February 1954, p. 5, no. 14 (illustrated, p. 9); Kunsthaus Zurich and Kunsthalle Tubingen, Degas: Portraits, December 1994-June 1995, p. 339, no. 94 (illustrated; illustrated again in color, p. 209)

Christie's New York

Date: 2018-11-12
Lot Number: 279