Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841 - 1919), Bord de Rivière, Rameur dans une Barque. Oil on canvas, 32.7 x 40.6 cm (12.9 x 16 inches). Signed with Estate stamp lower right. Stern Pissarro Gallery at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017.
This work is accompanied by a letter of authenticity from the Wildenstein Institute dated 2nd June 2012 confirming its inclusion in the forthcoming Pierre-Auguste Renoir catalogue raisonné from M. François Daulte, currently being prepared by the Wildenstein Institute.
Provenance: Estate of the artist. M.Dubourg, Paris
Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris (acquired from the above, 1936)
J.Guerlain, Paris (acquired from the above, 1940)
Waring Hopkins, Paris
O’Hara Gallery, New York (acquired from the above)
Richard L.Feigen & Co., New York (acquired from the above, 19??
Sarina Tang Fine Arts, New York (acquired from the above)
Anon. sale, Christie’s, New York, 12 November 1997, lot 368
Private collection (acquired from the above)
Christie’s, New York, 7 December 2002, lot 205
Bought by a French gallery (acquired at the above)
Private collection, UK (acquired in 2003)
Literature: A.Vollard, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Tableaux, pastels et dessins, Paris, 1918, vol.1, p.165, no.653 (illustrated; titled Paysage)
Stern Pissarro Gallery - Late 19th and 20th Century European Painting. 66 St. James's Street, London SW1A 1NE, United Kingdom