Description

    Léon Richet (French, 1847-1907)
    A farmhouse by the sea, 1881
    Oil on canvas laid on panel
    22 x 29-5/8 inches (55.9 x 75.2 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right: Léon.Richet. 1881

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED DALLAS COLLECTION

    PROVENANCE:
    Christie's, New York, May 1, 2000, lot 211;
    [With] Roughton Galleries, Inc., Dallas, Texas;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, June 7, 2000.


    Condition Report*:

    Minor surface grime; under UV light, there appears to be possible inpaint in upper right corner and in sail boat as well as a small spot in tree foilage at center of work. Framed Dimensions 38 X 46 Inches

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    May, 2017
    24th Wednesday
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