20 October 2004
ADOLPHE FRANÇOIS MONFALLET (FRENCH, 1816 - 1900)
The interior of the Paris Opera, with figures on the steps
signed 'Monfallet' (lower left)
oil on canvas
29 x 36½ in. (73.6 x 92.7 cm.)
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 22 January 1971, lot 81.
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