'Roses' signed 'Franz A. Bischoff' (lower right) oil on canvas 40 x 50in
PROVENANCE: With Petersen Galleries, Beverly Hills, California Private collection, Beverly Hills, California
EXHIBITED: Beverly Hills, California, The Paintings of Franz A. Bischoff, A Retrospective Exhibition, Petersen Galleries, March 27 - April 19, 1980.
LITERATURE: Jean Stern, The Paintings of Franz A. Bischoff, Petersen Galleries, Beverly Hills, 1980, no. 1, illus. Ruth Westphal, Plein Air Painters of California, The Southland, 1982, p. 39, illus. Patricia Trenton and William H. Gerdts, California Light 1900-1930, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, California, 1990, p. 161, pl. 170, illus.
The original vase that Bischoff painted in this composition accompanies the lot.