07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00AMCalender
630A

Attributed to Narcisse Virgile Diaz de la Peña (French, 1808-1876) La Forêt de Fontainebleau

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Attributed to Narcisse Virgile Diaz de la Peña (French, 1808-1876)

La Forêt de Fontainebleau
Unsigned, inscribed "diaz/foret de fontainebleau" in ink on the frame backing.
Watercolor on paper, 8 x 12 3/4 in., framed.
Condition: Toning, foxing, minor paint losses to margins, sheet laid on secondary paper support.

N.B. Sold to benefit the AIDS Action Committee, Boston, Massachusetts.
Estimate $400-600

The reverse of the secondary support bears a printed price list from a French fabric merchant .


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Keywords

AIDS, Massachusetts