Large and colorful French still life of flowers in a vase, signed and dated 1878 in the lower right. The last name of the artist begins with the letter " G "and ends in "et". The canvas has been lined and there evidence of of old repairs and inpaints. But the painting is stable and needs no further restoration. It is stunning on a wall. The painting measures 24" x 29"unframed and 25" x 30" framed. The thin gold frame is contemporary.