Claude-Emile SCHUFFENECKER (Fresnes-Saint-Mames 1851 - Paris 1934)
Black chalk and charcoal, heightened with white chalk, on grey laid paper, laid down. 470 x 308 mm. (18 1/2 x 12 1/8 in.) ACQUIRED BY THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART, WASHINGTON, DC.ENQUIRE
Floral still life subjects account for a small part of Schuffenecker’s oeuvre as a painter.
The estate of the artist (with the atelier monogram, not in Lugt, stamped at the lower right)By descent to his daughter, Jeanne Schuffenecker, ParisProbably Jacques Fouquet (Galerie Les Deux Iles), Paris.