Vintage French Painting - Dappled Afternoon Houses

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This lovely French painting shows the dappled 'vie en rose' light of the afternoon on a quiet corner of traditional houses. With beautiful vivid colors and quick, gestural brushstrokes, it is reminiscent of the impressionist style. Unsigned on the front. The back is inscribed: 'ancienne collection / Mme. Colette Adam (critique)' (see 6th photo) and 'Lucien LeFebvre-Foinet' with the stamp of the address of the shop by the same name in Paris (see 7th photo), a famous supplier of artists supplies and colors at the turn of the century.

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Dimensions: approx. 24 cm x 33 cm / 9.5 in x 13 in

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These pieces wear their history like all vintage pieces which only adds to their story. This painting is in very good condition. Slight wear to the paint around the edges, two small nail holes in top center and bottom center (see 3rd photo). Canvas slightly bubbled in one small area but it does not affect the paint or the image.
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Q. What is a 'brocante'?

A. 'Brocante' is the French word for a flea and antiques market. I discovered the joy of them more than 10 years ago when I came to visit my now husband for the first time in his native France. And I love them just as much today as that first visit all those years ago!

Q. Will you search the French brocantes for a specific piece/type of item for me?

A. I'd be happy to! Feel free to reach out if you are looking for something specific. Although, because of the very nature of vintage brocantes and flea markets, I can never guarantee when or if I will find an item, I'm always happy to look and keep a running list of customer requests.

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A. Yes. Contact me with the item(s) you are interested in, and what your time frame is, and I can put a reserve on them for you. I ask that you make your purchase within the month on reserved items. A reserve is non-bidding. Simply send me a message to cancel.

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