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Poultry Market at Gisors

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Inscription

Lower left, in graphite: "1er état no 3/Marché à la Volaille à Gisors/ (Z) Lower right, in graphite: "C. Pissarro"

Provenance

December 7-8, 1928, Camille Pissarro collection sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, lot 140, sold to Otto Gerstenberg (b. 1848 - d. 1935; Lugt 2785), Berlin [see note 1]; 1935, to his daughter, Margarethe Scharf (b. 1889), Berlin; 1961, to her son, Dieter Scharf (b. 1926 - 2001), Berlin; 1978, sold by the descendants of Otto Gerstenberg to August Laube, Zurich; July, 1980 sold by Laube to R. M. Light Co., Boston; 1981, sold by Light to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 13, 1981) NOTES: [1] Thomas W. Gaehtgens and Julietta Scharf, "Die Sammlung Otto Gerstenberg in Berlin," in Die Moderne und ihre Sammler, ed. Andrea Pophanken and Felix Billeter (Berlin, 2001), p. 182.

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund

Marché à la volaille à Gisors

1891

Catalogue Raisonné

Delteil 98, first state

Dimensions

Platemark: 25 x 18.8 cm (9 13/16 x 7 3/8 in.) Sheet: 32.1 x 20.3 cm (12 5/8 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

1981.135

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