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    Description

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir (French, 1841-1919)
    Jeune femme en buste (Mlle. Diéterle), circa 1899
    Lithograph
    20-1/4 x 15-7/8 inches (51.4 x 40.3 cm) (sheet)
    Signed on the stone lower right: Renoir


    PROVENANCE:
    Milieu Art Studio, San Francisco, California;
    Private collection, Connecticut, acquired from the above, 1995.

    LITERATURE:
    J. Stella, The Graphic Works of Renoir, New York, 1975, no. 26 (illustrated).

    Mademoiselle Diéterle was an actress whom Renoir especially liked and he made several drawings of her. This lithograph, done on two stones, dark grey and soft black, was based on a pastel portrait the artist made of his model and it was published in the Album Germinal in 1899 in an edition of 100 impressions.



    Condition Report*: Framed Dimensions 31.25 X 27.5 X 3 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2018
    7th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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