A pretty floral still life from the 1890s. The spring bouquet includes lilacs, roses and violets. Signed Louise de Gauvain for Louise de Goussaincourt de Gauvain (1849 – 1921). Oil on canvas, and a large scale painting.
Born in Nancy in 1849, Louise de Goussaincourt de Gauvain was a noble lady who was known for oil still life floral paintings. Her works were exhibited at the Salon de Paris.
Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Approx. overall 37½" x 26¾" x 2¾" deep
Approx. overall 95cm x 68cm x 7cm deep