21 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,750
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
François Gall (1912-1987)
Trois hommes assis sur le quai du Port de Honfleur
signed and inscribed 'F. gall/Honfleur' (lower right)
oil on canvas
8¾ x 10¾in. (22.3 x 27.3cm.)
Painted between 1954 and 1957
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Sold with a photo-certificate from Mrs. Marie-Lize Gall, dated Paris, le 24 février 2010.
This work will be included in the forthcoming François Gall catalogue raisonné being prepared by Mrs. Marie-Lize Gall.
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