PAUL-CÉSAR HELLEU | NU FÉMININ À LA LONGUE CHEVELURE
PAUL-CÉSAR HELLEU | NU FÉMININ À LA LONGUE CHEVELURE
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Property from an American Collection

PAUL-CÉSAR HELLEU | NU FÉMININ À LA LONGUE CHEVELURE

Estimate: 7,000 - 10,000 USD

Property from an American Collection

PAUL-CÉSAR HELLEU | NU FÉMININ À LA LONGUE CHEVELURE

Estimate: 7,000 - 10,000 USD

Lot Sold:5,625USD

Lot Details

Description

Property from an American Collection

PAUL-CÉSAR HELLEU

French

1859 - 1927

NU FÉMININ À LA LONGUE CHEVELURE 


signed Helleu (lower right)

black, red and white chalk on paper

19¼ by 13 in.

48.9 by 33 cm


The authenticity of this lot is confirmed by Les Amis de Paul-César Helleu.  It will be included in the catalogue raisonné in preparation under the reference DE-2486. 

Condition Report

Black, red and white chalk on paper. The sheet has been adhered to another sheet and the edges remain loose. It is hinged to the mat in the upper corners. There are handling creases and creases inherent to the sheet. There is surface dirt and light staining. Ready to hang in its current state. 


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.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Sale: Christie's, London, May 6, 1969, lot 180 (as Portrait de femme, with incorrect dimensions) 

Private Collection, United States (acquired at the above sale)

By descent through the family from the above (until 2012)

Wally Findlay Galleries, New York

Acquired from the above 

European Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture
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