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Le gouter sous les chataigniers

Maurice Denis-Le gouter sous les chataigniers-1914

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Le gouter sous les chataigniers
Size:
80.3 x 123.2 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1914
Marks
Signed and dated 'MAVRICE DENIS 14' (lower left)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Galerie Druet, Paris (no 8685), by 1 July 1916; Returned to the artist, 22 April 1918; Mr Matsukata, by 1921, by whom acquired directly from the artist; Confiscated by the French government in 1944; sale, Hotel Drouot, Paris, 21 November 1947; Private collection, by 1985; Anonymous sale, Hotel Drouot, Paris, 18 March 1986, lot 45; Richard Green Gallery, London; Acquired from the previous in the late 1980s, and thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition History :
Paris, Galerie Druet, Oeuvres recentes de Maurice Denis, 1916; Paris, Pavillon de Marsan, Exposition Maurice Denis, 1888-1924, April - May 1924, no 228 (titled 'Le gouter'); Perros-Guirec, Maison des Traouieros, Maurice Denis a Perros-Guirec, July - August 1985, no P80 bis, p 57

Christie’s London

Date:
2016-06-23
Lot Number :
315
Low Estimate :
$56,400[-13%]*
High Estimate :
$84,600[-42%]*
Hammer Price :
$49,350
Sold For :
$61,690*