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    Sale 7587

    19th Century European Art including Orientalist and Spanish Art

    2 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 179

    Narcisse Virgile Diaz de la Peña (French, 1807-1876)

    La Cueillette des fleurs: Picking flowers

    Price Realised  

    Narcisse Virgile Diaz de la Peña (French, 1807-1876)
    La Cueillette des fleurs: Picking flowers
    signed and dated 'N. Diaz. 73.' (lower left); and stamped (on the reverse)
    oil on panel
    23 5/8 x 18½ in. (60 x 47 cm.)
    Painted in 1873.


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    Provenance

    Hiram H. Hoelzer Collection, New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR


    Literature

    P. and R. Miquel, Diaz de la Peña. Monographie et catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, vol. II, Paris, 2006, p. 327, no. 2017 (illustrated).