#108. Near Marlotte. 12 x 18, oil on panel. "Gilbert Munger" lower left. Sold at Ziemann Kunstauktionhaus, Bremen Germany, auction of 21 Nov 1994, as lot 126 Landscape with Angler and Cows for DM 2000 + premium. Bought-in at Neumeister Kunstauktionen, Munich, auction 4451, 20 Mar 1996, lot 686 Near Charlotte; est DM 9000. Bought-in at Christie's Amsterdam sale of 26 Oct 1999, lot 87; est NLG 6000-8000. A faded handwritten label on the reverse is reported as showing "Near Marlotte." The painting looks like other Munger French scenes. A village named Marlotte is found about 15 km SE from the village of Barbizon in France, an area where Munger painted extensively. Image from Neumeister, Munich, auction catalog.
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