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    Description

    Edouard-Léon Cortès (French, 1882-1969)
    Boulevard de la Madeleine le soir, circa 1915
    Oil on canvas
    13 x 18 inches (33.0 x 45.7 cm)
    Signed lower right: Edouard Cortès

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection, France;
    By descent through the family;
    Sotheby's, London, February 13, 1985, lot 132;
    Private collection, San Clemente, California, acquired from the above.


    We would like to thank Nicole Verdier for confirming the authenticity of this painting, which will be included in her forthcoming Volume III of Edouard Cortès, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint.



    More information about Edouard-Léon Cortès, also known as Cortes, Edouard-Léon, Cortès, Edouard Léon, Cortes, Edouard Leon, Cortes, Edouard-Leon, Edouard-Leon Cortes, Edouard-Léon Cortès.



    Condition Report*: Wax-lined canvas; craquelure and surface dirt; under UV light, there appears to be a thick discolored masking varnish.
    Framed Dimensions 26.5 X 21.75 Inches
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    June, 2019
    7th-8th Friday-Saturday
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