Search the whole artnet database
This artwork, Pêcheurs sur la Seine à Herblay by Maximilien Luce, is currently for sale at Stoppenbach & Delestre.
Find comprehensive details on this artwork below, contact the gallery from this page, or browse more artworks by Maximilien Luce in artnet Galleries.

 More from this Artist



Maximilien Luce, Pêcheurs sur la Seine à Herblay
 Print this Page
Share |
TITLE:  Pêcheurs sur la Seine à Herblay
ARTIST:  Maximilien Luce (French, 1858–1941)
WORK DATE:  1890
CATEGORY:  Paintings
MATERIALS:  Oil on paper laid down on board
MARKINGS:  Signed, dated and located lower right ’Luce Herblay ’90’
SIZE:  h: 32.7 x w: 43.5 cm / h: 12.9 x w: 17.1 in
STYLE:  Modern
PRICE*:  Contact Gallery for Price
GALLERY:  Stoppenbach & Delestre  +44 (0)20 7734 3534  Send Email
DESCRIPTION:  The provenance of this picture is particularly clear. It was first sold to his dealer and friend Jacques Rodriguez-Henriquez and then sold directly to the uncle of the present owner in 1946. In this work from 1890, Maximilian Luce assimilated the theories of his neo-impressionist masters Seurat and Signac. The prism of light and the contrasting complementary colours give the work a particularly vivid and accurate light, that of an afternoon summer on the banks of the Seine. Luce enjoyed studying humble subjects and characters.
PROVENANCE:  Collection Galerie Jacques Rodrigues-Henriques, 1939
Sold to Mr. Jacques Deville, Paris 7th December 1946
Then by descent
ONLINE CATALOGUE(S):  Stoppenbach & Delestre Inventory Catalogue
LITERATURE:  To be included in the second supplement of the Catalogue Raisonné of Maximilien Luce being prepared by Madame Denise Bazetoux.
*Prices subject to change

 Get email alerts about this artist!
artnet—The Art World Online. ©2014 Artnet Worldwide Corporation. All rights reserved. artnet® is a registered trademark of Artnet Worldwide Corporation, New York, NY, USA.