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L'homme est en mer

Artwork:
L'homme est en mer
Size:
66 x 51 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1889
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
Painted in Saint-Remy in October 1889
Provenance :
Dr Paul Gachet, Auvers-sur-Oise Paul Gachet fils, Auvers-sur-Oise (by descent from the above); Paul Cassirer, Amsterdam & Paul Graupe, Germany & New York (acquired from the above on 30th May 1939, and transported to the U.S.A. by their buisness partner Arthur Goldschmidt); Caesar R. Diorio, New York (acquired from the above on 7th July 1943); Errol Flynn, U.S.A. (acquired from the above by 1944); Acquavella Galleries, Inc., New York John T. Dorrance, Jr., Philadelphia (acquired from the above in 1964. Sold: Sotheby's, New York, The Collection of John T. Dorrance, Jr., 18th October 1989, lot 27); Acquired by the present owner in 1993
Exhibition History :
Paris, Salon des Independants, Vincent van Gogh, 1905, no. 22, illustrated in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date:
2014-02-05
Lot Number :
39
Low Estimate :
$9,784,800[+150%]*
High Estimate :
$13,046,400[+88%]*
Hammer Price :
$24,462,000
Sold For :
$27,530,300*

Sotheby's New York

Date:
1989-10-18
Lot Number :
27
Low Estimate :
$8,000,000[-19%]*
High Estimate :
$12,000,000[-46%]*
Hammer Price :
$6,500,000*