1st item: Nicola Ortis Poucette (French, 1935-2006) mixed media on board street scene depicting a woman in red ballgown, standing in front of the doorway or window of a palatial building and being watched from the street by a blue lion; the otherwise deserted street is visible through a decorative iron fence in the foreground. Signed "Poucette" lower left. Housed under glass in a ribbon molded silver-gilt frame with linen liner. Sight – 14 1/2" H x 21 1/2" W. Framed – 19" H x 26" W. 2nd item: Attributed to Max Moreau (Belgian, 1902-1992) oil on canvas Paris street scene, vertical orientation, depicting a man and woman standing in a narrow passage between two tall buildings with balconies and street signs. Signed Max Moreau lower left. Silvered molded frame. Sight – 26 3/4" H x 11 3/4" W. Framed – 29" H x 14" W. Provenance: Private Nashville, TN collection. CONDITION: 1st item: Overall good condition with couple of small drops of paint on the exterior of the glass; some craquelure, mainly to sky area. 2nd item: Some light tenting and craquelure, especially across upper quarter of canvas; two repairs up to 2"L (one with wax, the other with patch).
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