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IMPORTANT ART FROM THE JOHN SCHAEFFER AO COLLECTION

CONSTANT TROYON
1810-1865

Herding Cattle Before the Storm (1854)

Estimate $55,000 – $75,000

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IMPORTANT ART FROM THE JOHN SCHAEFFER AO COLLECTION

CONSTANT TROYON

1810-1865
Herding Cattle Before the Storm (1854)

oil on canvas
signed 'C. TROYON' lower left
81.9 x 100 cm

  • Lot Sold $55,000 (Hammer Price)
  • $67,100 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Provenance

Constant Troyon, Paris
Artist's studio, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 22 January – 1 February 1865, lot 81, 'Chien de berger'
Arthur Stevens, Brussels and Paris, acquired from the above
Baron J. de Hauff, Brussels
Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 13 March 1877
The Arnhold Family Collection, London
Sotheby's, New York
Mr John Schaeffer AO, Sydney, acquired from the above in 2008

Exhibited

The John H. Schaeffer Collection of Victorian and European Art, Springville Museum of Art, Springville, Utah, 26 August 2009 – 28 February 2010
Victorian Visions: Nineteenth Century Art from the John Schaeffer Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 May – 29 August 2010, no. 40, illustrated

Literature

Arthur Hustin, Les Artistes célèbres, Constant Troyon, Paris, 1893, p. 58
Louis Soullié, Peintures, pastells, aquarelles, dessins de Constant Troyon, Paris, 1900, p. 143
Richard Beresford, Victorian Visions: Nineteenth Century Art from the John Schaeffer Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, pp. 144, 145 (illustrated)

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Specialists

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Brett Ballard

Brett Ballard

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Australian & International Art
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Liza Hallam

Liza Hallam

Administrator

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Important Art from The John Schaeffer AO Collection

AU0824  |  29 Apr 2018  |  Sydney
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