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    Sale 5394

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    10 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 160

    François Gall (1912-1987)

    La Tour Eiffel, depuis l'allée des cygnes, Paris 15eme

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    François Gall (1912-1987)
    La Tour Eiffel, depuis l'allée des cygnes, Paris 15eme
    signed 'F.Gall' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    32 x 39½in. (81.3 x 100.4cm.)
    Painted between 1984 and 1985


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    Sold with a photo-certificate from Mrs. Marie-Lize Gall, dated Paris, le 1er septembre 2008 and is registered under no.450.
    This work will be included in the catalogue raisonné of François Gall being prepared by the Comité François Gall.

    This work was painted after a series of sketches from nature. It is between the Pont de Grenelle and the Pont de Bir-Hakiem looking towards the Eiffel Tower. This is a subject the artist represented many times up until his death in 1987.

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    Provenance

    Galerie Wally Findlay, Paris, 1985


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Wally Findlay, Oeuvres de François Gall, 7-29 March 1985