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    Jacques Martin-Ferrières (French, 1893-1972)
    Pétunias et soucis sur fond mur pierre, 1971
    Oil on canvas
    23-3/4 x 28-3/4 inches (60.3 x 73.0 cm)
    Signed lower left: Martin-Ferrières

    PROVENANCE:
    The artist;
    Cyril Martin, son of the artist, by descent from the above;
    Marie-Anne Destrebecq-Martin, acquired from her husband above, 2018;
    Mademoiselle Taiga-Florence-Roselyne Martin, gift from the above, 2020;
    Sale: Binoche et Giquello, Paris, 2020;
    Private collection, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg.

    This work is registered in Jacques Martin-Ferrières' manuscript list as 329 FL (fleurs). Behind the bed of petunias and marigolds is the stone wall separating the artist's garden in Neuilly-sur-Seine, no. 105, from the neighboring garden at no. 103.


    More information about Martin-Ferrières, Jacques, also known as Martin-Ferrières, Jacques, Ferrieres, Martin, Martin-Ferrieres, Jac, Jac Martin-Ferrières.

    Condition Report*: Unlined canvas. Slight buckling to the canvas in the corners. Craquelure, most visible on areas of thick impasto. Not examined out of frame.
    Under UV: no apparent retouching. Some modern pigments fluoresce, commensurate with age.
    Framed Dimensions 30 X 35 Inches
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