Lot 2
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ALEXANDRE CALAME | Vue de la Terrasse du Vallon

Estimate
5,000 - 7,000 CHF
bidding is closed

Description

  • Alexandre Calame
  • Vue de la Terrasse du Vallon
  • Oil on paper laid down on cardboard laid down on canvas
  • 17 x 32,5 cm

Provenance

Collection Robert de Candolle, Geneva
Private collection, Switzerland

Literature

Valentina Anker, Alexandre Calame, Vie et oeuvre, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Fribourg 1987, p. 324, no. 10, ill 

Condition

The surface is slightly dirty and curvy. Some black accretions (sports) in the center of the composition. Minor scratches in the lower middle part of the painting. Some retouching visible under the UV light on the surface, mostly visible in the lower left quadrant, in the center of the composition and in the upper right quadrant (in the sky). In good condition.
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