Gustave Loiseau (French, 1865-1935)
Paysage de Bretagne, Pont Aven, 1903; Oil on canvas (framed); Signed and dated; 23 1/2" x 28 3/4"; Provenance: The artist; Durand-Ruel et Cie, Paris; Teyrat Collection, Paris; Hammer Galleries, New York; Lee Reynolds Burr, New York; Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc., New York, November 9, 1979, lot 916; The Gary and Helen Kalpakjian Collection
Sale Price: $87,500
Estimate: $60,000 - $80,000
With vibrant colors this painting presents beautifully. Signed and dated lower right, 1943. The work was professionally lined. A five inch high by three inch "t" repair is only visible under black light inspection (located eight inches up and four inches in from the right side). Various small dots of in-painting to the left of the figure. A small, 1/8 of an inch area of paint loss appears one and a half inches above the figure. Paint is stable and secure throughout.