Jean Lecomte "du" Noüy on Sale Now at Auction
Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
Description: JEAN JULES ANTOINE LECOMTE DU NOÜY (french 1842-1923) "LES ALPES ET LE DAUPHINE VUES DU MONT-PILAT (RHÖNE-ALPS)" Titled on stretcher verso, oil on canvas 8 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. (21 x 31cm) provenance: The Artist. By descent in the family. Private Collection, New York, New York. exhibited: "From Homer to the Harem: The Art of Jean Lecomte du Noüy," Dahesh Museum of Art, New York, New York, June 22 - September 19, 2004. literature: "From Homer to the Harem: The Art of Jean Lecomte du Noüy," Dahesh Museum of Art, New York, New York, June 22 - September 19, 2004, Exhibition Catalogue, p. 154, cat. no. 62, fig. 35, p. 33 & 35, (illustrated).
Condition Report: The unlined canvas in generally good overall condition, with some retouch mostly along outer edges in sky, parts of water at right edge, and some very precise localized retouch in parts of sky and water. There are varnish inconsistencies in the landscape. Frame: 11 1/4 x 15 x 1 1/4 in. Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.View additional info and full condition report