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    François Gall (French, 1912-1987)
    Famille Gall vers le bateau mouche sous le Pont de la Concorde, 14 Juillet, circa 1950s
    Oil on canvas
    10-3/4 x 18-1/4 inches (27.3 x 46.4 cm)
    Signed and inscribed lower right: F. Gall / Paris
    Signed and inscribed on the reverse: Le Bateau Mouche / [...] / Paris / Fr Gall


    Marie-Lise Gall, daughter of the artist, has kindly confirmed the authenticity of this work, which will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné currently being prepared by Comité François Gall. Madame Gall points out that this painting features her mother, Eugénie, wearing a stylish hat bought in 1953 in New York, walking with Marie-Lise toward the bateau mouche, where her father, brother, and grandmother are awaiting them.

    Condition Report*: Unlined canvas; surface grime; craquelure and frame wear with tiny flakes of loss; under UV light, there appears to be inpaint along edges. Framed Dimensions 17.25 X 24.75 Inches
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    Auction Dates
    June, 2018
    8th Friday
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