03-22-2002 03-22-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2129 Boston
March 22, 2002 04:00 PMCalender
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Maxime Maufra (French, 1861-1918) Le Matin, L'Oeud d'el Kantara

 
Auction: Sale #2129 - 2129 Location: Boston Date / Time: March 22, 2002 4:00PM

Description:

Maxime Maufra (French, 1861-1918)

Le Matin, L'Oeud d'el Kantara
Signed and dated "Maufra 1913" l.r., titled on the artist's label on the reverse,
label from David Findlay Galleries, New York, on the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 28 1/2 x 36 1/2 in. (73.8 x 92.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Varnish inconsistencies.

N.B. El Kantara is an oasis just north of Biskra, Algeria, on the edge of the Sahara Desert. Maufra painted several views of this region while he was visiting there in 1913.
Estimate $25,000-35,000

Keywords

David Findlay Galleries, Le Matin, Biskra, Algeria, Sahara Desert