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    Description

    Jules Octave Triquet (French, 1867-1914)
    La petite penseur
    Oil on canvas
    45-3/4 x 35 inches (116.2 x 88.9 cm)
    Signed lower left: Jules Triquet


    PROVENANCE:
    Sotheby's, New York, October 28, 2003, lot 167.


    Condition Report*: Glue-lined canvas. Under UV light there are two areas of inpaint which correspond to stretcher bar marks of the central horizontal stretcher bar: a line of inpaint 1/8 x 1 1/2in under the girl's nose and another area measuring 1/2 x 3in just below in her bodice and sleeve. There are areas of inpaint scattered throughout her dress and inpaint to her left hand. There is an area that fluoresces in tree trunk near the hook for the hammock, however, this may be due to later reworking by the artist rather than restoration. There is some inpaint to frame abrasion at top edge and lower right side edge. Framed Dimensions 53.5 X 43 X 3.5 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.

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    December, 2017
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