Lot 22
  • 22

Hans Hofmann

Estimate
15,000 - 20,000 USD
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Description

  • Hans Hofmann
  • Untitled
  • signed with the artist's initials and dated July 7¬†41
  • crayon and ink on paper
  • 14 by 17 in. 35.6 by 43.2 cm.

Provenance

Private Collection
Center Stage Benefit Auction, Baltimore
Acquired by the present owner from the above sale circa 1965

Condition

This work is in very good condition overall. The sheet is window matted and hinged on the reverse at the top two corners to the backing board. There is wear to the edges and corners of the sheet and there are artist's pinholes in all four corners. Pale time staining to the sheet is evident, most notably along the extreme edges. Framed under glass.
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