09-09-2011 09-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2560B Boston
September 9, 2011 12:00PMCalender

Jules Dupré (French, 1811-1889) Clearing Storm

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2560B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 09, 2011 12:00PM


Jules Dupré (French, 1811-1889)

Clearing Storm
Inscribed "J. Dupré" l.r., identified on a presentation plaque.
Oil on panel, 6 7/8 x 9 1/2 in. (17.5 x 24.1 cm), framed.
Condition: Retouch to sky.

N.B. We wish to thank Michel Rodrigue for his assistance with cataloguing the lot, and the work will be included in his forthcoming catalogue raisonne on Jules Dupré.

Estimate $3,000-5,000

Dots of retouch to the white cloud at center, spanning 4 1/2 x 3/4 in. at extreme height and width. Fine craquelure to paint and varnish layers.


Michel Rodrigue