Sale 17PT01 | Lot 21

Maximilien Luce

Catalogue: Impressionist & Modern Art

Lot Details

Lot 21
Maximilien Luce
French, 1858-1941
Le Pont de Solferino, 1884
Signed Luce (ll); inscribed with the number 4363 and Pont de Solferino on the stretcher; also inscribed indistinctly 2870/Wal... on an old paper label affixed to the stretcher
Oil on canvas
15 x 24 1/8 inches (38.1 x 61.3 cm)

Arthur Tooth & Sons, Ltd., London, no. 4363
Private Collection, Liverpool (acquired from the above)
Lord Constantine (acquired from the above and sold: Sotheby's, New York, November 8, 2006, lot 240)
Private collection

Jean Bouin-Luce & Denise Bazetoux, Maximilien Luce, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, vol. II, Paris, 1986, no. 277, illus. p. 76 (with incorrect dimensions)

Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000
Sold for $16,250 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Glue lined. Light scattered craquelure. Minor frame rubbing. Impasto lightly crushed in the sky; fine elsewhere. Scattered inpainting along the edges and in corners, as well as tiny specks of inpainting scattered in the sky and at tops of buildings.

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Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000
Sold for $16,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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Impressionist & Modern Art

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