Christie's Special Exhibition Gallery
30 November 2011
Theodore Earl Butler (1860-1936)
Sunset at Veules-les-Roses, Seine-Mar
signed 'T.E. Butler' (lower right)
oil on canvas
19¼ x 28¾ in. (48.9 x 73 cm.)
Painted in 1905.
Janet Fleisher Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, acquired from the above.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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The present work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of Theodore Earl Butler's paintings being compiled by Patrick Bertrand.
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