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Emile Munier
(1840 - 1895)
Un Sauvetage (The Rescue)
Oil on canvas
40 x 74 3/4 inches
101.6 x 187.3 cm.
Signed and dated 1894 (l.l.)
A photo certificate for this painting was issued in 2019.
Provenance
Louis William Bovis, Texas, circa 1940s
By descent, 1950
Family Trust, Texas, c.1993
European Collection, 1997 (purchased Christie's, New York, February 11, 1997, Lot 33)
Private collection, Michigan, 2001 (Christie's, New York, May 2, 2001, Lot 31, $336,000)
Exhibited
Paris Salon, 1894, #1363
Literature
The Cosmopolitan, Vol XIX, May, 1895 - October 1895, Illustrated page 125, titled: "Hard to Catch"
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