Lot 83: Alexandre Alaux (French/New Orleans)
December 2, 2016
New Orleans, LA, USALive Auction
Description: Alexandre Alaux (French/New Orleans, 1851-1932), "President Theodore Roosevelt", watercolor miniature, signed lower right, handwritten inscription identifying sitter en verso, sight 1 1/2 in. x 1 1/4 in., rose gold pendant and bezel (missing glass). Provenance: Gaspar Cusachs, entrepreneur, historian and collector, (1855-1929); The Gaspar Cusachs Collection, loaned to the Louisiana State Museum, New Orleans, LA (c. 1909-2016).