HENRI JEAN GUILLAUME MARTIN
Signed 'Henri Martin' bottom left, oil on board14 3/4 x 17 1/2 in. (37.5 x 44.5cm)
Wally Findlay Galleries, New York, New York, May, 1966.
Private Collection, Pennsylvania.
The present lot is a study for one of the monumental paintings decorating the Conseil d'État (Council of State) in Paris, housed in the Palais-Royal.
We wish to thank Cyrille Martin and Marie-Anne G. Destrebecq-Martin for confirming the authenticity of this painting. It will be included it in the forthcoming Catalogue Raisonné of the artist's work, and accompanied by a certificate of authenticity.
Sold for $68,750 (buyer's premium included)