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    Edouard-Léon Cortès (French, 1882-1969)
    Fleurs Marché - Madeline
    Oil on canvas
    20 x 24-1/2 inches (50.8 x 62.2 cm)
    Signed lower left: Edouard Cortès


    PROVENANCE:
    William A. Findlay, Inc., Chicago, Illinois (label on backing board);
    Private collection, Southern 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.

    A brochure from William A, Findlay, Inc., which includes their guarantee of authenticity, is included with this lot.




    Condition Report*: Original canvas. Backing board bearing Findlay label taped to the reverse of the painting was removed for inspection. Stretcher bars and reverse of canvas in very clean. No evidence of any inpaint or restoration under UV examination. Framed Dimensions 27.5 X 31.5 X 3 Inches
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    24th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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