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    RENOIR'S LEDGER OF FAMILY EXPENSES AND PICTURES

    THE RENOIR COLLECTION

    Autograph document signed, black softcover lined notebook with ledgers of Renoir's family expenses and picture collection, dated October 1910, located 43, rue Caulaincourt (Paris) [the Renoir residence; the atelier address was 73, rue Caulaincourt]. Thirty-seven pages of handwritten entries of Tableaux by Renoir. Pictures are itemized 1-299, subsequent pages include entries categorized Roleau no. 1-7, followed by inventories of pictures stored in boxes and pictures in specific house rooms: Salon, Salle à Manger, Chambre Pierre, Chambre Mme Renoir. When turned over and inverted, the ledger converts to an expense ledger with twenty-one pages of handwritten entries of family expenses dated 10 November [1909]. Entries include medical, travel, food, clothing, piano lessons, pharmacy, etc. Two pages have thirteen French coin rubbings.


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