Sale 12PT01 | Lot 39

Maximilien Luce

Catalogue: European, American, Modern & Contemporary Art
Maximilien Luce

Lot Details

Lot 39
Maximilien Luce
French, 1858-1941
Honfleur, L'Entree du Port, 1929
Signed Luce and dated 29 (ll); inscribed as titled on the stretcher
Oil on paper mounted on canvas
13 x 19 7/8 inches (33 x 50.5 cm)

Studio of the artist
Ex collection: Frederic Luce
Sale, Briest, Paris, Oct. 13, 1999, lot 81
Sale, Sotheby's, New York, Feb. 23, 2000, lot 25
Private collection

Jean Bouin-Luce and Denise Bazetoux, Maximilien Luce: catalogue raisonne de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 1986, vol. III, no. 1057, illus. p. 228

Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000
Sold for $8,125 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Pin holes in the four corners. Some touches of inpaint in the sky in the upper right edge. No further restoration is visible under UV light. Some of the dark deep purples and reds fluoresce under UV light, these seem to be the pigments used by the artist.

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Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000
Sold for $8,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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European, American, Modern & Contemporary Art

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