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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2977B Boston
January 27, 2017 12:00 PMCalender

Jules René Hervé (French, 1887-1981) Bassin Tuileries, Louvre

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2977B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 27, 2017 4:00PM


Jules René Hervé (French, 1887-1981)

Bassin Tuileries, Louvre
Signed "Jules R. Hervé" l.l. and on the reverse, titled on a label from Dominion Gallery, Montreal, affixed to the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, 18 x 21 1/2 in. (46.0 x 55.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Fine craquelure, natural pigment fluorescence.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

The location of the scene is also inscribed on the stretcher as, "Paris - Bassin des E...eries, arc du Carrousel et le Louvre."

Canvas is slightly loose on the stretcher, leading to some subtle rippling. Stable craquelure mainly to u.l. quadrant. No other condition issues to report.

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Jules Ren� Herv, Montreal