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Still Life with Roses in a Glass Vase

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The Scottish painter Peploe spent a number of years in Paris, where he responded to a range of influences from contemporary avant-garde art. Although he painted figure subjects and landscapes, Peploe preferred still life to both. “There is so much,” he explained, “in mere objects, flowers,...

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Inscription

Lower right: peploe

Provenance

By 1926, Alex Reid and Lefevre, Glascow. 1948, John Taylor Spaulding, Boston, MA (d. 1948); 1948, bequest of Spaulding. (Accession Date: June 3, 1948)

Credit Line

Bequest of John T. Spaulding

Dimensions

61 x 50.8 cm (24 x 20 in.)

Accession Number

48.586

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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