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JOHN RUSSELL
1858-1930

Maisons sur la Falaise (Le Chateau Anglais) (1889)

Estimate $100,000 – $150,000

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JOHN RUSSELL

1858-1930
Maisons sur la Falaise (Le Chateau Anglais) (1889)

oil on canvas
38.4 x 61 cm

  • Lot Sold $220,000 (Hammer Price)
  • $268,400 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Provenance

John Russell
Jeanne (Madam Paul Jouve), by descent from the above
Monsieur Louis Jouve, by descent from the above in 1948
Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne
Mr Jack Manton, Melbourne, until
The Hans Heysen Collection, Leonard Joel, Melbourne, 19 June 1970, lot 133, 'Houses on the Cliff, 1906', illustrated
Private Collection, Melbourne, acquired from the above

Exhibited

John Peter Russell 1858-1930: Australian Impressionist, Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne, 22 August - 11 September 1968, no. 13, 'circa 1906'
John Peter Russell: Australian Impressionist, Rijksmuseum Vincent van Gogh, Amsterdam, 10 January - 12 February 1978, University Art Museum, University of Queensland, Brisbane, 25 February - 19 March 1978, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 30 March - 6 May 1978, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 21 May - 26 June 1978, no. 23, 'Maison sur la falaise' (label verso)
Masterpieces of Australian Impressionism, Bonhams & Goodman, Melbourne, 24-26 July 2009, no. 11

Literature

Ann Galbally, The Art of John Peter Russell, Sun Books, Melbourne, 1977, cat. 73, 'Maisons sur la falaise', p. 101

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Important Australian Art

AU0840  |  20 Nov 2019  |  Sydney
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