14 June 2006
Gaston Casimir Saint-Pierre (French, 1833-1916)
Le rêve d'une croyante
signed inscribed and dated 'Le reve d'un croyant/salon 1909/no 59/G. Saintpierre ' on a label on the reverse .
oil on canvas
40 3/8 x 32¼ in. (102.5 x 81.9 cm.)
Painted in 1909.
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Paris, Salon, 1909, no. 1565.
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