Property from a Private Collection in Europe
MOSHE ELAZAR CASTEL
1909 - 1992
RUE DE PARIS GARAGE
signed Castel (lower left)
painted in the 1930s
oil on canvas
21⅝ by 18 in.
55 by 46 cm.
This work is in very good condition. The canvas is relined. There is craquelure scattered and retouching is apparent when viewed under UV light mainly on the top right corner and on craquelure areas on the lower half of the work.
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