New York, Park Avenue
19 November 1998
Jean-Franois Raffalli (1850-1924)
signed 'JF RAFFALLI' (lower right)
oil on board
25 x 34 in. (64.8 x 86.4 cm.)
John Daniel Twiss, Rotterdam.
Dr. Daniel Twiss, Baltimore (by descent from the above).
Wildenstein & Co. Inc., New York (acquired by the present owner, 1989).
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Baltimore, Museum of Art, From Ingres to Gauguin: French 19th Century Paintings owned in Maryland, November-December 1951, no. 146 (as Town on the French Riviera).
This work is a fine example of a view of a coastal town, a popular subject that Raffalli turned to increasingly at the end of his long, successful career.
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