Les Pivoines II
Artwork: Les Pivoines II
Size: 55 x 66 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1884
Marks: Signed p Gauguin, dated 1884 and indistinctly dedicated mon ami Theodore (lower center)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Georges Bernheim, Paris; Ralph Harman Booth, Detroit (acquired from the previous on July 9, 1926); Thence by descent
Exhibition history: (possibly) Paris, 1 rue Lafitte, 8eme exposition de peinture [impressioniste], 1886, no. 54 (titled Fleurs, fantaisie); Detroit, Detroit Institute of Art, An Exhibition of Modern French Painting, 1931, no. 43

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-11-12
Lot Number: 11
Low Estimate: $2000000 [-15%]
High Estimate: $3000000 [-43%]
Hammer Price: $1700000
Sold For: $2060000