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    Sale 1911

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    29 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 79

    George E. Forster (1817-1896)

    Still Life with Fruit and Nest of Eggs

    Price Realised  

    George E. Forster (1817-1896)
    Still Life with Fruit and Nest of Eggs
    signed and dated 'G. Forster. 1869.' (lower center)
    oil on panel
    16½ x 12½ in. (41.9 x 31.8 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Christie's, New York, 23 May 1996, lot 44.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Southern Collection