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    Painting: Paul Louis Narcisse Grolleron, "First Empire Mounted Dragoon." Oil on canvas, 12.5" x 17.75" (sight size), in an attractive period frame with an overall size of 23" x 28", a paper label attached to the verso reads, "Thomas Bradley 489 Fifth Avenue". The extremely well-executed painting shows a mounted dragoon in the countryside. The painting, under glass, is signed "P. Grolleron" in the lower right corner.

    Paul Louis Narcisse Grolleron (1848-1901) studied fine arts in the workshop of Leon Bonnat (1833-1922), a fine portraitist and renowned collector. After his first exhibition in 1873, Paul Grolleron gained a reputation for painting battle scenes, portraits of military men and genre scenes from the army life. He gained wide acclaim during his lifetime.

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    June, 2012
    9th Saturday
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