Lot 138: John P. Couret (American/New Orleans)
December 2, 2016
New Orleans, LA, USALive Auction
Description: John P. Couret (American/New Orleans, 1881-1967), "Pere Antoine's Date Palm", 1907, oil on artist board, signed and dated lower center, pencil-titled and inscribed en verso, 6 in. x 5 in., antique frame. 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).