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    RENOIR'S FINANCIAL DOCUMENTS

    THE RENOIR COLLECTION

    Four autograph documents signed (1) Renoir's Paris house lease, dated 1887, signed by Renoir, located Paris, with Paris stamp and embossed seal; (2) Renoir's Nice apartment lease, dated 2 December 1911, located Nice, read and approved by A. Renoir [signed by Edouard Faraut]; (3) Credit receipt, signed Caillebotte [painter, 1848-1894], dated 22 June 1881, located Paris, Received from Mr. Renoir with value on my credit, following an act M. Courtus, notary at Meaux, for the sum of 5,100 francs, plus 500 francs, received today in all, 5,600 francs, (one sheet folded); (4) Banque de France certificate, dated 31 October 1916, certifying that Renoir deposited 820 francs of gold for the Nationale Defense in exchange for bills.


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    (1) Pinholes (2) Folds; tape and glue residue (4) Folds; soiling around folds on verso

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2013
    19th Thursday
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