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1861 - 1918
signed Maufra and dated 1904. (upper left)
oil on canvas
23½ by 28¾ in.
60 by 73 cm.
Executed in 1904.
This work will be included in the forthcoming Maxime Maufra Catalogue critique being prepared by Caroline Durand-Ruel Godfroy.
This work is in very good condition. The canvas is unlined. The edges are taped. The colors are bright and fresh. Minor frame abrasion to the edges. Under UV: minor strokes of inpainting at the right, left and bottom edges to address aforementioned frame abrasion. One pindot of inpainting at the upper edge center.
Framed: 31⅜ by 36 ½in. (79.7 by 92.7 cm.)
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