Léon Augustin Lhermitte (French, 1844-1925) La Petite Fontaine
Lot 63
Léon Augustin Lhermitte
(French, 1844-1925)
La Petite Fontaine
Sold for £16,800 (US$ 28,104) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Léon Augustin Lhermitte (French, 1844-1925)
La Petite Fontaine
signed 'L.Lhermitte.' (lower right)
oil on canvas
33.5 x 48cm (13 3/16 x 18 7/8in).

Footnotes

  • Painted in July 1876 at the fountain of Sainte-Foy at Mont-Saint-Père.

    PROVENANCE:
    Anon sale London, 1877 to M. Hamel
    Collection Wallis
    The estate of James Crathern, Montreal
    Thence by descent

    EXHIBITED:
    Dudley Gallery, London The Winter Exhibition of cabinet pictures in oils, 11th Exhibition, No. 101-107, 1877, £40.00.

    LITERATURE:
    Monique Le Pelley Fonteny, Léon Augustin Lhermitte, Catalogue Raisonne, Paris, 1991, p.128, cat no. 126, (illustrated in black and white) as location unknown.
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