Chemin Sous Les Palmiers
Artwork: Chemin Sous Les Palmiers
Size: 89 x 59.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1887
Marks: Signed P. Gauguin and dated 87 (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerien Thannhauser, Berlin; Julius Wilhelm Bohler, Lucerne (acquired by 1936); Matthiesen Gallery, London; Private Collection, Scotland; E.V. Thaw & Co., New York; Acquired from the previous in January 1978
Exhibition history: Basel, Kunsthalle, Paul Gauguin, 1848-1903, 1928, no. 27 or 30; Berlin, Galerien Thannhauser, Paul Gauguin, 1848-1903, 1928, no. 16 (titled Weg unter Palmen); Paris, Gazette des Beaux-Arts, La Vie ardente de Gauguin, 1936, no. 15 (titled Paysage de Martinique); London, The Matthiesen Gallery, French Paintings of the XIX and XX Centuries, 1952, no. 14, illustrated in the catalogue (titled Paysage de la Martinique); Dallas, Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, 1979 (on loan); Dallas, Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Impressionist and Modern Masters in Dallas: From Monet to Mondrian, 1989; San Antonio, San Antonio Museum, Five Hundred Years of French Art, 1995; Amsterdam, The Van Gogh Museum, Gauguin and Laval in Martinique, 2018-19, no. 56, illustrated in color in the catalogue

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-05-14
Lot Number: 18
Low Estimate: $6000000 [+16%]
High Estimate: $8000000 [-12%]
Hammer Price: $7000000
Sold For: $8237000