MATVEY LEVENSTEIN | I. YELLOW ROOM/SELF-PORTRAIT II. SELF-PORTRAIT
MATVEY LEVENSTEIN | I. YELLOW ROOM/SELF-PORTRAIT II. SELF-PORTRAIT
MATVEY LEVENSTEIN | I. YELLOW ROOM/SELF-PORTRAIT II. SELF-PORTRAIT
MATVEY LEVENSTEIN | I. YELLOW ROOM/SELF-PORTRAIT II. SELF-PORTRAIT
MATVEY LEVENSTEIN | I. YELLOW ROOM/SELF-PORTRAIT II. SELF-PORTRAIT
MATVEY LEVENSTEIN | I. YELLOW ROOM/SELF-PORTRAIT II. SELF-PORTRAIT
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The History of Now: The Collection of David Teiger Sold to Benefit Teiger Foundation for the Support of Contemporary Art

MATVEY LEVENSTEIN | I. YELLOW ROOM/SELF-PORTRAIT II. SELF-PORTRAIT

Estimate: 500 - 700 USD

The History of Now: The Collection of David Teiger Sold to Benefit Teiger Foundation for the Support of Contemporary Art

MATVEY LEVENSTEIN | I. YELLOW ROOM/SELF-PORTRAIT II. SELF-PORTRAIT

Estimate: 500 - 700 USD

Lot Sold:1,000USD

Lot Details

Description

The History of Now: The Collection of David Teiger Sold to Benefit Teiger Foundation for the Support of Contemporary Art

MATVEY LEVENSTEIN

b. 1960

I. YELLOW ROOM/SELF-PORTRAIT

II. SELF-PORTRAIT

[2 WORKS]


i. signed, titled and dated 2001 on the overlap

i. oil on linen

ii. oil on canvas

i. 40⅛ by 48⅛ in. (102 by 122.3 cm.)

ii. 5¾ by 6⅝ in. (14.5 by 16.8 cm.)

ii. Executed in 1999. 


PROVENANCE

Acquired directly from the artist by David Teiger in April 2003


EXHIBITED

ii. New York, Larissa Goldston Gallery, Matvey Levenstein, 2006, illustrated in color

Condition Report

i. This work is in very good condition overall. There is minor wear to the corners and edges, with minor stable cracking at the extreme edges, not affecting the face of the work and visible upon close inspection. There is a minor canvas draw at the lower right edge, visible under close inspection. Under ultraviolet light, there is no evidence of restoration. Unframed.


ii. This work is in excellent condition overall. Under ultraviolet light, there is no evidence of restoration. Unframed.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist by David Teiger in April 2003

Exhibited

ii. New York, Larissa Goldston Gallery, Matvey Levenstein, 2006, illustrated in color

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