Antoine Vollon | After the Storm

ANTOINE VOLLON
French, 1833–1900

After the Storm

Signed A Vollon
Oil on canvas
25¾ x 36½ inches (65.4 x 93 cm)
Framed: 33 x 45 inches (84 x 114.3 cm)

Painted circa 1877. Another depiction of this group of cottages (oil on panel, 19 x 24 inches) is in the collection of the Brooklyn Museum of Art. 

Provenance
M. Knoedler & Co., New York
Frederic Bonner (sale, American Art Association, New York, April 10, 1900, lot 51, sold for $600, "Here is the work of a giant revelling in his strength. The spacing is so generous, the color rich in quality, and the brushwork stimulating in its breadth and certainty.")
Craig & Evans, acquired at the above sale
Kraushaar Galleries, New York
Gordon C. Edwards, acquired in 1924
Thence by descent to the previous owner

Literature
Benezit, Dictionary of Artists, Gründ, 2006, vol. 14, p. 458

ANTOINE VOLLON, After the Storm, Brooklyn Museum of Art

$32,000

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