Additional Info: Late 19th C, French, #63 Canary, painted on wood, signed D’Aubepine, Spain, Marcel Jules Gingembre D'aubepine was a French painter, born in 1843 and died in 1893, Biography: Etcher, lithographer and painter; born in Habshein; exhibited work at the Salons in Paris and at the international exhibition 'Blanc et Noir' in ca. 1892. His main works are: 'Biarritz et les pays basques'; a suite of etchings for the Queen of England; 'Joies et misères des petits oiseaux'; 'Par devant M. le Merle'; Un Rêve; 'A mes frères d'armes: Belfort 1870-1871'; 'Espoir en Dieu'. E. Bénézit, 'Dictionnaire critique et documentaire des peintres, sculpteurs, dessinateurs et graveurs' (Grund, 1999)
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The presented object appears to be a painting made in oil on board with the measurements of 8.5 x 4.5 inches. The painting depicts a canary bird sitting on a perch. The painting is signed by the French artist Marcel J. Gingembre D'AUBEPINE (1843-1893) in the second half of the 19th century.
Paintings of this artist were recently rarely offered and sold on the international auction market.
This piece is in good condition and there is no serious damage visible in the images provided.
A fair market estimation would be between 100 to 200 USD.
This estimate is based on actual recent past recorded auction sales of comparable items. Retail "asking prices" can be higher and may vary.
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