Un Coin de jardin
Property from a Private Collection, Australia
1865 - 1947
Un Coin de jardin
Oil on canvas
28¾ by 23¾ in. (73 by 60.3 cm)
Framed: 34¾ by 29¾ in. (88 by 75.5 cm)
The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Philippe Piguet.
The canvas is unlined. The pigments are bright and well preserved. Minor frame abrasion along the left edge and lower edge, one associated loss on the lower edge toward the left corner. Under UV light: two small instances of inpainting are visible in center of the composition, on the right-hand branch of the tree. This work is in overall very good condition.
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Family of the artist, France
Private Collection, Switzerland (acquired from the above in 1957)
Private Collection, Switzerland (by descent from the above and sold: Sotheby's, New York, January 19, 2005, lot 59)
Acquired at the above sale