Lot 253
Eugène Petit (French, 1838-1886), Floral Still Life
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on canvas (lined), signed lower right, retaining gallery label to verso, presented in an ornate period carved and giltwood frame.

Stretcher size 36 x 28 1/4 in.; Frame dimensions 48 x 40 in.

Guarisco Gallery, Washington, D.C.

Born in Paris, Eugène Petit specialized in still life paintings of flowers, fruits and foliage. He exhibited at the Salon de Paris in 1863 and 1873. In addition to his still lifes, Petit was also a textile designer and produced a small number of well executed sporting dog pictures.

Some rubbing, flaking and age cracks to frame.

$1,000 - 2,000