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Lot 154
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Lyonel Feininger

Estimate
15,000 - 20,000 USD
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Description

  • Lyonel Feininger
  • Brigantine
  • Signed Feininger (lower left); dated 4.ix.41. (lower right); titled Brigantine (on the verso)
  • Pen and ink, charcoal and watercolor on paper laid down on card
  • 7 3/4 by 11 in.
  • 19.7 by 27.9 cm

Provenance

Willard Gallery, New York
Private Collection (acquired from the above in the 1950s)
Thence by descent

Condition

Executed on cream wove paper laid down on card. Visible fibers throughout are inherent to the sheet. A small window has been cut in the card to expose the title on verso. A light indentation and small repaired tears are visible in this area on the recto. Pindot loss to sheet at center of top edge. Extreme edges of sheet have been reinforced with tape. Faint mat stains along extreme edges, otherwise fine. Work is in good condition.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
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