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    Description

    Georges d' Espagnat (French, 1870-1950)
    La lecture
    Oil on canvas
    23 x 28 inches (58.4 x 71.1 cm)
    Signed lower right: GdE

    PROPERTY OF A NEW JERSEY FAMILY

    PROVENANCE:
    Arlene and Arthur Levine, Roslyn Harbor, New York;
    Sotheby's, New York, February 23, 2001, lot 47;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.

    EXHIBITED:
    Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, New York, "Ode to Garden and Flowers," May 9-August 9, 1992.

    This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being prepared by Jean-Dominique Jacquemond.


    Condition Report*: Unlined canvas; canvas is slightly slack; five small spots of pigment loss along the lower left edge; not examined under UV light.
    Framed Dimensions 32 X 37 Inches
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    Auction Dates
    May, 2020
    29th Friday
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