Lot 82: Attributed to Alexandre Alaux
December 2, 2016
New Orleans, LA, USALive Auction
Description: Attributed to Alexandre Alaux (French/New Orleans, 1851-1932), "Possibly Captain Pierre Georges Rousseau (French/New Orleans, 1751-1810)", watercolor on paper, unsigned, pencil inscription identifying artist and sitter en verso, 6 1/2 in. x 4 1/2 in., framed. 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).