Environs De Paris
Artwork: Environs De Paris
Size: 22.6 x 34.7 cm
Medium: Gouache on paper
Creation year: 1880
Marks: Signed in French and dated 1880
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Mette Gauguin, Copenhagen (the artist's wife) ; Pola Gauguin, Copenhagen (by descent from the previous); M. Halfdan Nobel Roede (acquired from the previous in 1910); Christie's, London, 30 November 1976, Lot 31; Galerie Hendrik Jan van Wisselingh & co, Haarlem (acquired circa 1985); Private Collection, France; Galerie des Arts, Nimes (acquired circa 1999-2000); Private Collection, France (and sold: Christie's, London, 28 June 2017, Lot 215); Acquired at the previous sale by the present Asian private collector
Exhibition history: Oslo, Kunstnernes Hus, Statens 59. arlige kunstutstilling, 1946, no. 111, illustrated in the catalogue; Dusseldorf, Galerie Grosshennig, Deutscher und Franzosischer Meisterwerke, April - July 1982, illustrated in the catalogue; Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Musee departemental du Prieure, Le chemin de Gauguin, genese et rayonnement, 1985-86, no. 30, illustrated in the catalogue

Sotheby's Hong Kong

Date: 2019-04-01
Lot Number: 725
Low Estimate: $127389 [+10%]
High Estimate: $254779 [-45%]
Hammer Price: $140128
Sold For: $175160
Notes: This work is accompanied by a digital copy of the Attestation of Inclusion from the Wildenstein Institute, and it will be included in the forthcoming Gauguin Digital Catalogue Raisonne, currently being prepared under the sponsorship of the Wildenstein Plattner Institute, Inc.