Masterfully still life with scattered flowers was executed in 1896 by listed French still life Eugene (Joseph Eugene) Gilbault ( 1800 - 1899). The artist was active in Hyeres, the member of the Societaire des Artistes Francais. His flower works arrive by international auctions high results to 27000 € (see our additional photos).
Literature: E. Benezit , Dictionary of painters, sculptors , decorators and etchers (in French), Paris, Grund, 1999; date bases artprice.com and artnet.com
Inscription: signed and dated 1885 lower left.
Technique: oil on canvas. Luxuriousy original period gold-plated frame.
Measurements: unframed w 22" x h 18" (100 x 73,5 cm); framed w 30 1/2" x h 26 1/3 " (132,5 x 108,5 cm)
Condition: in very good condition.