A great landscape of Pyrénées
Oil on canvas 62 X 92 cm, circa 1880, two small invisible restorations of front, fine network of stabilized cracks inherent to the support.
The enigma Godchaux finally raised” titled the late Sylvio Brianti in his notice on the famous artists.
Indeed, the auctioneers attributing a little randomly the works bearing this signature sometimes to the father (Alfred 1839-1907) sometimes to the son (Eugène dit Emile 1878-1956), even to the sculptor Roger (1878-1958), the researchers who relied on it helped to perpetuate certain errors.
Her genealogical research in collaboration with Claudine Godchaux finally clarified a lot of things …
Here we have a work by Alfred, “the favorite helper of Courbet who taught him the job with boots behind” but recognized his talent by saying ” You are a painter! “, With the touch and colours features, classically signed on the handle of the brush in the still fresh painting, showing a Pyrenean landscape with, in the background, snow-capped mountains from which go down a torrent and a farmer.
A clear and bright palette combines a beautiful gilded frame with the sheet 82 X 111 cm.
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Flowers with insects
French school circa 1820 Watercolor on vellum 39 X 51 cm stretched by the edges on a thick cardboard 45 X 55 cm mounted nailed in a restoration
Still life to the old books
French school of the XIXth century Oil on canvas 81 X 100 cm, monogrammed AR and dated 1893. Despite poor restorations, particularly on the edges
French school 19th “Landscape at the factory” French school circa 1820/30, oil on canvas 24.5 X 33 cm, mounted by a Marie-Louise in a
Russian school circa 1900 Oil on panel 58 X 31 cm mounted in a large damaged golden frame 81 X 54 cm. Signature or monogram lower left made
Nice day at the beach in Normandy
Emile Boulard 1861-1943 Oil on paper mounted on original cardboard 31 X 46 cm, mounted in a fun, almost “seaside” frame that goes
Conversation in front of the farm in Lespars
Francois-maurice Roganeau 1883-1973 Drawing with two pencils (red chalk and graphite) 17 X 20 cm mounted by a fine Marie-Louis in a pretty oak
Pair paintings : Parisians scènes
Chevalier Pair of oils on canvas 33 X 46 cm approximately, mounted by asymmetrical Marie-Louis in gilded rocailles frames 58 X 72 cm a little
Young italian shepherd
Pifferaro Circa 1880. Oil on canvas mounted on panel 69 X 55 cm, mounted in a golden frame a little broken and veiled 79 X 66 cm. Originally
Daniel Casey 1820-1885 Oil on canvas 73 X 60 cm, mounted in a very beautiful original frame with channels (restored) 98 X 83 cm. Okay, okay, I
On the banks of the Nile
Gotthar Adolf Werner 1837 – 1903 Oil on canvas 75 X 125 cm mounted in a carved and gilded wooden frame 90 X 138 cm (wear and tear and