27 October 2014
Jean-François Raffaëlli (French, 1850-1924)
Rue du village
signed 'JF. RAFFAËLLI' (lower right)
oil on board
9½ x 13 1/8 in. (24.1 x 33.4 cm.)
with Galerie Bruno Meisner, Zurich.
Anonymous sale; Phillips, New York, 7 November 2000, lot 102.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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