Nature Morte Au Melon, Amandes Et Figues
Artwork: Nature Morte Au Melon, Amandes Et Figues
Size: 54.2 x 65 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1882
Marks: Signed Renoir. (lower left)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: M. Durand Ruel, Paris; Durand-Ruel, Paris (acquired from the previous on August 13, 1889) ; Desmond Fitzgerald, New York (acquired from the previous on August 13, 1889 and sold: American Art Association, New York, April 22, 1927, lot 186); Howard Young, New York (acquired at the previous sale); Ralph & Mary Booth, Detroit (acquired circa 1927 and until at least 1950); William & Virginia Booth Vogel, Milwaukee (by descent from the previous);Private Collection, Chicago (by descent from the previous and sold: Sotheby's, New York, May 15, 1984, lot 26); Private Collection (acquired at the previous sale and sold: Sotheby's, London, December 2, 1986, lot 31); Acquired at the previous sale
Exhibition history: Boston, Museum of Fine Arts (on loan 1919-20); New York, Duveen Galleries, Renoir: Centennial Loan Exhibition 1841-1941, 1941, no. 44, illustrated in the catalogue (titled Le Melon); New York, Wildenstein & Co., A Loan Exhibition of Renoir, 1950, no. 42, illustrated in the catalogue (titled The Melon)

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Date: 2019-05-14
Lot Number: 9
Low Estimate: $2000000 [+0%]
High Estimate: $3000000 [-33%]
Hammer Price: $2000000
Sold For: $2420000