10 May 2001
Henri Martin (1860-1943)
L'église de La Bastide du Vert
signed 'Henri Martin' (lower left)
oil on canvas
41 3/8 x 23 7/8 in. (105.1 x 60.6 cm.)
Painted circa 1898
Findlay Galleries, Inc., Chicago.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 15 February 1991, lot 57.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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London, William Merchant & Co., The Goupil Gallery Salon, 1912, no. 85.
Cyrille Martin has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.
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