Jean-Jacques Henner on Sale Now at Auction
Lot 86: JEAN JACQUES HENNER (FRENCH, 1829-1905) NUDES WITH LANDSCAPE Oil on canvas laid on board: 34 x 45 1/2 in.
Estimated Price: $8,000 - $12,000
Description: JEAN JACQUES HENNER (FRENCH, 1829-1905) NUDES WITH LANDSCAPE Oil on canvas laid on board: 34 x 45 1/2 in. Framed; lower right inscribed and signed "M Dermonte Henner" [Jean-Jacques Henner French artist whose work was inspired by classical myths and legends, but whose predilection was for the nude female figure in a landscape; born Bernwiller (1829), died Paris (1905). Nymphes à la source, oil on canvas, 36 × 163 cm, Jean-Jacques Henner (1829-1905). Mâcon: Musée des Ursulines, A.965. Ref. Joconde (2003 – col.) Beside a lake in hilly countryside a naked nymph leans against a wall, listening to another naked nymph seated on the grass playing a cylindrical pipe. Joconde index this instrument as a flûte à bec.]View additional info »
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