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    ADOLPHE JOSEPH THOMAS MONTICELLI (French, 1824-1886)
    Paysage animé de petits personnages, circa 1867
    Oil on canvas
    21 x 32 inches (53.3 x 81.3 cm)
    Signed lower right: Monticelli
    PROVENANCE:
    Arnold Hofland Collection, London;
    Private collection.

    LITERATURE:
    Aaron Sheon, Monticelli, His Contemporaries, His Influence, exh. cat., Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, 1979, ill. black and white plate 52 (p.182): Paysage animé de petits personnnages, circa 1867, canvas, 52.5 x 81 cm., signed, London, Arnold Hofland collection.

    Sauveur Stammegna, Catalogue des Oeuvres de Monticelli, vol II of 2 vols., Imprimeries des Remparts, Vence [France], 1986, cat. no. 956, p. 191, ill. in black and white, size given as 0m535 x 0m810 (21 x 31.75 inches), signed lower right, photo provided by E. J. Van Wisselingh.


    Condition Report*: Wax re-lined canvas; heavy varnish layer applied; overall craquelure; otherwsie in good condition. No evidence of restoration.  Framed Dimensions 28 X 39 Inches
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    Auction Dates
    May, 2011
    17th Tuesday
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