Description

    Edouard-Léon Cortès (French, 1882-1969)
    Chemin après la pluie
    Oil on canvas
    18-1/4 x 21-3/4 inches (46.4 x 55.2 cm)
    Signed lower left: Edouard Cortès

    PROVENANCE:
    Atelier Edouard Cortès, Lagny, France, 1969;
    Simone-Jaqueline Cortès, France, by descent from the above;
    Estate of the above, 1997;
    Sale: Maître Olivier Coutau-Bèégarie, Hotel Drouot, Paris, November 7, 1997, no. 75;
    Private collection, Florida, 1997;
    DeBruyne Fine Art, Naples, Florida;
    Private collection, Texas.

    LITERATURE:
    N. Verdier, Edouard Cortès Catalogue Raisonné, Vol II, Paris, 2009, fig. 611, p. 110, illus.


    Condition Report*:

    Unlined canvas; work remains in good overall condition; under UV exam, the work appears to be unvarnished with no previous restoration. Framed Dimensions 26.25 X 30.25 Inches

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