Henri Fantin-Latour (French, 1836-1904)
Pivoines dans un vase
signed and dated 'Fantin 74' (lower left)
oil on canvas backed by wooden panel
30.5 x 29cm (12 x 11 7/16in).
- The authenticity of the work has been confirmed by Brame & Lorenceau on the basis of a photograph.
The work will be included in the fortcoming catalogue raisonne of Fantin-Latour paintings and pastels by Brame & Lorenceau now in preparation.
The full provenance is stated below:
Mrs Ruth Edwards, London.
William Beattie, Christie's sale July 11 1924 lot 150.
Mrs Gladys E. White, Glasgow.
Private collection since 1959, UK.
Please note that the correct title of the work should read 'Roses jaunes dans un vase'.