8 April 2008
Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916)
A Serene Afternoon
signed and dated 'H Harpignies 1904' (lower left)
oil on canvas
24 x 18 in. (61 x 45.7 cm.)
Painted in 1904.
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This work has been authenticated by Mme. Hellebranth and with be included in her forthcoming Harpignies catalogue raisonné.
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