1894 - 1977
TERRACE WITH STILL LIFE
signed FLOCH (lower right)
oil on canvas
22 by 31 inches
(55.9 by 78.7 cm)
This work will be listed as Nr. 596 A in a future supplement of Karl Pallauf's Leben Und Werk, 1894-1977.
The canvas is unlined and the frame liner is affixed to the tacking edges. The surface appears to be slightly dirty. Under UV: although some pigments fluoresce, they appear to be the artist's original work.
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Mr. and Mrs. Albert Levy, Paris, France, 1957
Ira Kuhlk Gallery, New York, 1969
Mr. and Mrs. Irving Kligfield, 1969 (acquired from the above)
By descent to the present owner, 1995
Julius S. Held, Jean Cassou and Laurence Schmeckebier, Joseph Floch, New York, 1968, no. 71, p. 16, illustrated p. 90