Description

    CHARLES LOUIS LUCIEN MULLER (French, 1815-1892)
    The Chemist
    Oil on canvas
    12 x 9-1/8 inches (30.5 x 23.2 cm)
    Signed lower left: C. Müller

    PROVENANCE:
    Estate of Stanley Paul Sax;
    Sotheby's, New York, Highly Important Americana from the Stanley Paul Sax Collection, January 16, 1998;
    Private collection, Larchmont, New York, acquired from the above sale.


    Condition Report*:

    Lined canvas; under UV exam, appear to be scattered spots of minor over-paint, particularly in chemist's face, neck and along his left shoulder, as well as in small brown bottle on table, and two small flecks of in-painting at extreme top and bottom edges; splotchy varnish layer makes surface difficult to read; otherwise, appears to be in overall good condition. Framed Dimensions 19.5 X 16.75 Inches

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    8th Friday
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