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#323. Near Bourron.

   11 x 17, oil on panel. "Gilbert Munger" lower left. A label on the back shows: "Near Bourron, 1884 Gilbert Munger" in his handwriting. The Hanover Gallery in London listed a painting with this title at their 1889-90 Winter Exhibition. Offered at Tennants Auctioneers, Leyburn North Yorkshire UK, 13 November 2021 European & Sporting Pictures auction, lot 1051, est £400 - 600 + 20%, but did not sell. The village of Bourron was located about 15 km SE from the village of Barbizon in France, an area where Munger painted extensively. Bourron has now merged with the neighboring settlement and is called the "the Bourron-Marlotte commune." Image from Tennants Auctioners website.

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© Michael D. Schroeder 2 Nov 2021.