Les Premiers Pas Sur La Terrasse De Fiesole
Artwork: Les Premiers Pas Sur La Terrasse De Fiesole
Size: 92.2 x 68.1 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1898
Marks: Signed with monogram and dated '1898' (lower left)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Bernadette Denis, Paris (wife of the artist); Dominique Denis, Paris (by descent from the previous); Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1989.
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Exposition d'oeuvres de MM. P. Bonnard, M. Denis, H.-G. Ibels, Hermann-Paul, P. Ranson, Rippl-Ronai, K.-X. Roussel, P. Serusier, F. Vallotton, E. Vuillard, March 1899, p. 9, no. 11 (titled Sur la terrasse, Fiesole); Paris, Galerie Louis Carre, Maurice Denis, May-June 1941, no. 3; Paris, Musee de l'Orangerie, Maurice Denis, June-August 1970, p. 50, no. 116; Paris, Galerie La Cave, Maurice Denis: Huiles, dessins, pastels, sanguines, March-May 1981, no. 18; Alencon, Musee des Beaux Arts et de la Dentelle, Maurice Denis: 100 ans apres a Alencon, July-September 1985, p. 18, no. 13 (illustrated, p. 22); Jerusalem, The Israel Museum and Marseille, Musee Cantini, Peindre dans la lumiere de la Mediterranee, July-November 1987, p. 108, no. 43 (illustrated in color, p. 109).

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-14
Lot Number: 437