8 December 2010
Narcisse-Virgile Diaz de la Peña (French, 1807-1876)
both signed 'N. Diaz' (one lower left; the other lower right)
oil on panel
14 x 9 7/8 in. (35.5 x 25 cm.)
a pair (2)
with M. Newman, London.
Acquired from the above by Sir John Reid.
By descent to Mrs E.M. Salvesen, Glassel, thence by descent to the present owner.
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We are grateful to Rolande Miquel for confirming the authenticity of these paintings on the basis of photographs.
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