Lot 7. Sunset in Fontainebleau / Evening around Barbizon

Antonín Chittussi
(1847 – 1891)

oil on canvas
26.5 x 39.5 cm
verso exhibition label S.V.U. Manes in Prague, exhibition stamp, and stamp of a French manufacturer of painted canvases

– collection of Augustin Biener
– significant collection, Prague

– Czech Tradition in the 19 th Century, Exhibition S.V.U. Manes in Prague, catalogue number 198

– Golden Prague, 1913, fig. page 229
– Free Directions, No. 35, 1938–1940, fig. p. 28
– A. Chittussi, Sources, collection of good art, volume 30, published by Melantrich Inc. Prague, 1939, edited by Emil Filla and Josef Trager, reproduced under no.13 as Landscape from Creteil (1883)

Expertise by the renowned expert, author of the monograph and curator of the exhibition, Professor Roman Prahl, enclosed.

Further consulted with Dr Irena Zantovska Murray HonFRIBA, Professor Jaromir Zemina, Dr Jiri Machalicky and Vladimir Lekes.

Starting/Selling price
390.000 Kč
EUR 16 250
450.000–550.000 Kč
EUR 18 750–22 920
Price realized
560.000 Kč