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Charles Théodore Frère

The Halt of the Caravan

Charles Théodore Frère

Charles Théodore Frère

The Halt of the Caravan

The Halt of the Caravan

Charles Théodore Frère

French

1814 - 1888

The Halt of the Caravan


signed and dated TH. FRÈRE. 1855 lower left

oil on panel

Unframed: 26.5 by 41.3cm., 10½ by 16¼in.

Framed: 51 by 65.4cm., 20 by 25¾in.

The panel is straight and even and providing a strong and stable support to the paint surface. There is a pattern of craquelure visible upon closer inspection. Examination under ultra-violet light reveals retouching to the sky and some flecks to the right framing edge.


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Please note that this lot is being sold with the dagger symbol. VAT will be charged at 20% on the hammer price, although in appropriate circumstances the VAT may be cancelled or refunded. Please refer to the online catalogue for further information.