Albert Jean Lafon

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Albert Jean Lafon
b. 1860
Swiss Landscape. Cascade de Vaucelbach
Pen and watercolor on paper.
14 1/4 x 11 1/2 inches (362 x 292 mm)
Purchased by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1909.
III, 112c
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Inscribed in black watercolor, at bottom right, "dans la vallée [illegible] / Cascade de Vaucelbach D. Lafon fecit ex nat."

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Charles Fairfax Murray (1849-1919), London and Florence; from whom purchased through Galerie Alexandre Imbert, Rome, in 1909 by Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913), New York (no mark; see Lugt 1509); his son, J. P. Morgan, Jr. (1867-1943), New York.
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Murray, Charles Fairfax, 1849-1919, former owner.
Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, former owner.

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