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Naive Basket of Strawberries


Code: 10180


W: 35cm (13.8")H: 24cm (9.4")

French, 19th century, naive, oil on canvas, painting of a basket of strawberries, initialled, AGR, inscribed on reverse and dated 1883.

An utterly charming little oil on canvas painting of a basket of strawberries on a white linen cloth, with beautiful little snail detail. Inscribed on the stretcher in ink ‘ nature faite dans ma chambre?????? Juillet 1883’ (the indistinct area may be an address )

In good condition with a couple of repairs and a few pinholes, consistent with age.