Canal aux environs de Bruxelles signed and dated 'E. Boudin - 71' (lower left) oil on panel 31.8 x 41.2cm (12 1/2 x 16 1/4in). Painted in 1871
PROVENANCE Hagernam, Paris, acquired from the artist in January 1872. John Millar, Paris. Allard et Noël, Paris. Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd., London. M. Knoedler & Co. Inc., New York. Modarco S. A., Switzerland. Anon. sale, Christie's London, 28 June 1982, lot 11a. Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
EXHIBITED Paris, Galerie Schmit, Exposition Eugène Boudin 1824-1898, 1965, no.34 (illustrated). New York, M. Knoedler & Co. Inc., Eugène Boudin, 1981, no.12 (illustrated).
LITERATURE R. Schmit, Eugène Boudin, Catalogue raisonné, Paris, 1973, Vol.I, no.637 (illustrated p.230). J. Selz, Eugène Boudin, Paris, 1982 (illustrated p.47).