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    Henri Jean Guillaume Martin (French, 1860-1943)
    Vase de fleurs
    Oil on paper laid on canvas
    19-1/2 x 13 inches (49.5 x 33.0 cm)
    Signed lower left: Henri Martin

    Property from the collection of Marcella Swarttz, Beverly Hills, California

    PROVENANCE:
    Hammer Galleries, Inc., New York;
    Sotheby's, New York, April 2, 1981, lot 36;
    Borgenicht Gallery, New York.

    We wish to thank Madame Marie-Anne Destrebecq-Martin for providing invaluable cataloguing assistance. She will include this work in her forthcoming Henri Martin catalogue raisonné, and her photo-certificate accompanies the lot.




    Condition Report*: Lined canvas. Minor frame abrasion and associated discoloration at lower right and upper edges. Some discolored accretions to center left edge. Slight yellowing to the varnish layer.
    Under UV: varnish fluoresces green slightly. Possible reinforcement to mid tones in the background. Brushy areas of retouching to the tabletop at right and left of vase.
    Framed Dimensions 26 X 19.25 Inches
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