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William Leech, R.H.A.

Statue of the Fragonard, Grasse | Statue du Fragonard, Grasse

Property from the Collection of the Late Brian P. Burns | Provenant de l'ancienne Collection de Brian P. Burns

William Leech, R.H.A.

William Leech, R.H.A.

Statue of the Fragonard, Grasse | Statue du Fragonard, Grasse

Statue of the Fragonard, Grasse | Statue du Fragonard, Grasse

Property from the Collection of the Late Brian P. Burns

William Leech, R.H.A.

1881-1968

Statue of the Fragonard, Grasse


signed Leech. (lower right); also signed and titled on an old label fragment attached to the stretcher

oil on canvas

unframed: 65 by 81.5cm.; 25½ by 32in.

framed: 86 by 102cm.; 34 by 40in.

Executed circa 1920. 


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Provenant de l'ancienne Collection de Brian P. Burns

William Leech, R.H.A.

1881-1968

Statue du Fragonard, Grasse


signé Leech. (en bas à droite); également signé et titré sur un ancien fragment d'étiquette attaché au châssis

huile sur toile

san cadre: 65 by 81.5cm.; 25½ by 32in.

avec cadre: 86 by 102cm.; 34 by 40in.

Exécuté vers 1920. 

Original canvas. The work appears in very good overall condition.


Under UV light there seems to be no sign of retouching.


Presented in a gilt plaster frame with a canvas inset, ready to hang.


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The Oriel Gallery, Dublin, where acquired by the late Brian P. Burns

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The Oriel Gallery, Dublin, où acquise par feu Brian P. Burns

Possibly Dublin, Royal Hibernian Academy, 1929, no. 98 (as The Gardens of Fragonard, Grasse)

New Haven, Yale Center for British Art, America’s Eye: Irish Paintings from the Collection of Brian P. Burns, 25 September 1997 - 4 January 1998 

Washington, John F. Kennedy Center, Irish Paintings from the Collection of Brian P. Burns, 13 - 28 May 2000, illustrated p.54

Phoenix, Phoenix Art Museum, A Century of Irish Painting: Selections from the Brian P. Burns Collection, 3 March - 29 April 2007, illustrated p.77

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Probablement Dublin, Royal Hibernian Academy, 1929, n° 98 (comme Les Jardins de Fragonard, Grasse)

New Haven, Yale Center for British Art, America's Eye : Irish Paintings from the Collection of Brian P. Burns, 25 septembre 1997 - 4 janvier 1998

Washington, John F. Kennedy Center, Irish Paintings from the Collection of Brian P. Burns, 13 - 28 mai 2000, illustré p.54 

Phoenix, Phoenix Art Museum, A Century of Irish Painting : Selections from the Brian P. Burns Collection, 3 mars - 29 avril 2007, illustré p.77