7 July 2000
Polydore Roux (Marseilles 1792-1833 Bombay)
An extensive mountainous landscape with an artist sketching on a hillside with charcoal burners, travellers at a wayside shrine beyond
signed and dated 'Polydore Roux 1817' (lower left)
oil on canvas
38¼ x 50¾ in. (97.2 x 129 cm.)
in a neo-classical composition frame
Anon. Sale, Sotheby's, Monaco, 25 June 1984, lot 3396 (sold £12,000).
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