Lot 249
  • 249

Achille Laugé

Estimate
25,000 - 35,000 USD
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Description

  • Achille Laugé
  • La Route de Cailhau
  • Signed A. Laugé and dated 1932 (lower left)
  • Oil on canvas
  • 21 1/4 by 28 5/8 in.
  • 54.1 by 72.7 cm

Provenance

Private Collection, Paris
Acquired from the above by the present owner 

Condition

Canvas is unlined. Surface retains a textured impasto and the colors are bright and fresh. Under UV light small areas of retouching are visible at extreme upper right and lower right corners, two dots are visible at bottom edge near lower right corner and in the upper portion of the rightmost tree's trunk there is a small area of retouching as well as a pindot loss to the pigment in the rightmost branch which corresponds to a minute repaired puncture, visible on the back of the canvas, otherwise fine. Work is in good condition.
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