FRENCH SCHOOL, EARLY 20TH CENTURY | VIEW OF THE BEACH AT LION-SUR-MER
Sold without Reserve
FRENCH SCHOOL, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
VIEW OF THE BEACH AT LION-SUR-MER
Watercolor over traces of black chalk;
signed, inscribed and dated in brown ink, lower left: Ch. George. / Lion-sur-mer 1905
sheet: 5⅝ by 8¾ in; 143 by 223 mm
framed: 12¼by 15½in; 311 by 394 mm
Hinge mounted to a paper backing and then subsequently covered by a modern decorative mount. The work remains in predominantly good condition throughout with the watercolor reasonably fresh throughout. Sold in a modern giltwood frame.
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