Lot 2172: Follower of Jean Louis Ernest Meissonier, painting
November 4, 2016
Boonton, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: Follower of Jean Louis Ernest Meissonier (French, 1815-1891), Woman with a yellow canary, 1876, oil on panel, labeled "Pupil of Meissonier" to verso, signed and dated, "A. Sarnis 1876", 12"l x 6"w (sight), matted and framed
Condition Report: Good, surface cleaned, scratch to panel lower left edge, paint loss upper right corner, faint frame abrasion, probable restorations
Provenance: Property from the collection of a Chester, NJ horse breeder - This Somerset Hills, New Jersey Horse breeder's collection was a reflection of her life's work. An attractive selection of equestrian art and decorative objects acquired from International auction houses and London antique dealers.