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Lot 45

Antoine Blanchard "Quai des Gesvres" (1977 Oil)

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Antoine Blanchard

(French, 1910-1988)

Quai des Gesvres, Theatre du Chatelet, 1977

Oil on canvas

13" x 18"


Signed to the bottom right corner. Marked to the reverse by an agent of New York dealer Leopold F. Landsberger, who purchased and imported to the United States. The frame measures 18" x 23" x 1 3/4".


Very good condition, with notable condition issues apparent and no over-painting or touch-ups observed under blacklight inspection.

Overall Dimensions
Height: 18.00 in
Width: 23.00 in
Depth: 1.75 in

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A private Kansas City area collection, acquired from Fields Galleries (Tulsa) in April 1977, thence from Leopold F. Landsberger, Inc. (New York) in March 1977, thence from the artist's studio in Paris, February 1977. Included is a note of authenticity signed by Hans Peeters for Leopold F. Landsberger, which the purchase of the painting from the artist's studio three weeks prior.