International Art

November 2025, 2021
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LOT 72

Lot 72

Emile Albert Gruppé (1896-1978)

Emile Albert Gruppé (1896-1978)
Lot 72 Details
Emile Albert Gruppé (1896-1978), American


Oil on canvas board; signed lower right, inscribed "To Jean & Clute on Their Golden Anniversary," signed by the artist in black marker verso
15 ins x 20 ins; 38.1 cms x 50.8 cms

Estimate $4,000-$5,000

Realised: $2,160
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Emile Albert Gruppé (1896-1978)
  • Emile Albert Gruppé (1896-1978)
  • Emile Albert Gruppé (1896-1978)

Private Collection of Jean & Clute, gifted directly from the artist inscribed verso;
Private Collection, Ontario


A newspaper clipping adhered to the back dated July 9, 1983 reviews an exhibition at the Belleville Public Library in Ontario showcasing the landscapes and marine pictures of this popular, prolific American-born artist and his many paintings that were executed in Canada. Gruppé's circle of friends included the likes of Canadian artist Manly E. MacDonald.


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LOT 72

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
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  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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