PINCHUS KRÉMÈGNE | PORTRAIT WITH TEFILLIN
Property from a Private Collection, Ramat Gan
1890 - 1981
PORTRAIT WITH TEFILLIN
signed Kremenge (lower right)
oil on canvas
28¾ by 23⅝ in.
73 by 60 cm.
Overall this work is in good condition. Canvas is relined. There are scattered areas of craquelure throughout and a horizontal line with craquelure in the center of the work. Scattered areas of retouching are apparent when viewed under UV light, mainly in areas of craquelure.
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Sale: Tiroche Auctions, Hertzliya, January 25, 2014, lot 292
Purchased from the above by the present owner