GUSTAVE CARIOT | RESTAURANT DANS LA FORÊT
Property from a Private Collector
1872 - 1950
RESTAURANT DANS LA FORÊT
Signed G. Cariot and dated 1936 (lower right)
Oil on canvas laid down on board
10¾ by 16 in. (27.3 by 40.6 cm)
Framed: 14¾ by 20⅛ in. (37.5 by 51.1 cm)
Painted in 1936.
This work is in excellent condition. The board is sound. The colors are fresh and bright. Some frame abrasion at the edges, most notably the upper right edge. Under UV light: some strokes of inpainting in the sky in the upper register.
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Sale: Villanfray & Associés, Paris, November 29, 2017, lot 192
Acquired at the above sale