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This artwork, Portrait of the Composer Claude Terrasse by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, is currently for sale at Mark Murray Fine Paintings.
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Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Portrait of the Composer Claude Terrasse
 
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TITLE:  Portrait of the Composer Claude Terrasse
ARTIST:  Pierre-Auguste Renoir (French, 1841–1919)
WORK DATE:  circa 1897
CATEGORY:  Paintings
MATERIALS:  Oil on canvas
MARKINGS:  With the Atelier stamp Renoir
SIZE:  h: 11.8 x w: 8.8 in / h: 30 x w: 22.4 cm
SIZE:  Framed: 18.25 x 15.25 inches
STYLE:  Impressionism
PRICE*:  Contact Gallery for Price
GALLERY:  Mark Murray Fine Paintings  +1-212-585-2380  Send Email
DESCRIPTION:  Painted circa 1897, this is a study for the artist's Confidence of the same year, formerly in the collection of Greta Garbo and most recently sold at Christie's, New York, on 8 May, 2013.

Claude Terrasse (1867-1923) was an accomplished composer, the brother-in-law of Pierre Bonnard, and a well-known figure in the Parisian avant-garde. Renoir painted an earlier portrait of Terrasse in 1895 (Dauberville, no. 2355)

This work will be included in the forthcoming volumes of the catalogue raisonnés in preparation by the Wildenstein Institute and the Editions Bernheim-Jeune.
PROVENANCE:  Ambroise Vollard, Paris
Private Collection, Paris
Galerie de Bellecour, Lyon
Private Collection, France (acquired from the above in 1989)
ONLINE CATALOGUE(S):  Mark Murray Fine Paintings Inventory Catalogue
 
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