Lot 187: ÉTIENNE PROSPER BERNE-BELLECOUR, (FRENCH 1838-1910), READING THE NEWS
January 23, 2017
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
ÉTIENNE PROSPER BERNE-BELLECOUR
READING THE NEWS
Signed and dated ''E. Berne Bellecour 1903'' bottom left, oil on cradled panel
14 5/8 x 10 1/2 in. (37.15 x 26.7cm)
AT THE SIGNPOST
Signed and dated ''J. Berne Bellecour 1909'' bottom right, oil on cradled panel
17 5/8 x 13 9/16 in. (44.7 x 33.97cm)
Private Collection, New Jersey.
Excellent original condition. We note there are some hues in areas of the sky under u.v. light that are slightly dark - this is due to the pigments used, and is not restoration.
Reading the News: 23 x 19 x 3 in.
The Signpost: 26 1/2 x 22 3/8 x 3 in.
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