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The December 2023 Auctions: Day Two

Fri, Dec 15, 2023 11:00AM EST
Lot 1077

Attributed to Hubert Robert (French, 1733-1808) Oil on Canvas, Ca. 18th C., "Classical Temple on a Rocky Outcrop", H 16" W 20"

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

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Unsigned oil on canvas depicting a hilly landscape with a classical temple on a rocky outcrop at a river's bank. Partial paper label on the frame verso from the Old Master's Salon, Grosse Pointe, Michigan. Attributing the artist and the scene as a Pavilion at the Petit Trianon Gardens at Versailles. Having a giltwood and gesso frame, H 21.5", W 25".


Canvas trimmed and relined. Stabilized craquelure with inpainting in the sky. Areas of overpainting in the trees and at the dome of the temple. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.