Les Oies
Artwork: Les Oies
Size: 59.7 x 73.2 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1889
Marks: Signed and dated 'Gauguin 89' (lower center)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in Pont-Aven in 1889
Provenance: Mette Gauguin, Copenhagen (acquired from the artist); Halfdan Nobel Roede, Oslo (possibly acquired from the previous); Anon. sale, Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, 15 May 1984, lot 37; Private collection, United States; sale, Christie's, New York, 7 May 2003, lot 17; Acquired at the previous sale by the late owner
Exhibition history: Copenhagen, Fortegnelse over Kunstvoerkerne pad den frie Udstilling, 1893, no. 154; Oslo, Statens Kunstmuseum, Nationalgalleriet, Franskkunst, Maleri, Skulptur, Grafik: Fra det XIX aarhundrede, 1914, p. 16, no. 33 (titled Andedammen, Bretagne); Copenhagen, Ordrupgaard, Gauguin and Van Gogh in Copenhagen in 1893, December 1984-February 1985, p. 78, no. 32 (illlustrated); Rome, Complesso del Vittoriano, Paul Gauguin: Artist of Myth and Dream, October 2007-February 2008, p. 254, no. 55 (illustrated in color, p. 255)

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-11
Lot Number: 47A
Low Estimate: $2500000
High Estimate: $3500000
Hammer Price: Not Sold