#197. Pont Neuf, Paris. 11 x 14.5, oil on canvas. "Gilbert Munger" lower left.
The construction is a little odd, in that Munger apparently attached a paper sketch to the canvas and then painted over and beyond it. Sold for $800 + 10% premium at the eBay online auction of 16 January 2001, item No. 539829053, by Butterfields, San Francisco, to a collector. Offered as lot 228 in Vern Carver & Beard Art Galleries Fall Fine Art Auction, Minneapolis, 20 October 2007, est $1,800 - $2,600.
Image from buyer's digital photo.
© Michael D. Schroeder 8 March 2008