ANTOINE PEVSNER | Three Studies
ANTOINE PEVSNER | Three Studies
ANTOINE PEVSNER | Three Studies
ANTOINE PEVSNER | Three Studies
ANTOINE PEVSNER | Three Studies
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Property from a Private Collection, United States

ANTOINE PEVSNER | Three Studies

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP

Property from a Private Collection, United States

ANTOINE PEVSNER | Three Studies

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

ANTOINE PEVSNER

1886 - 1962

Three Studies


each signed in Latin, one dated 24 and the other two 25; each further bearing a Leonard Hutton Galleries label on the backing board

pencil on paper

23 by 31cm, 9 by 12¼in.; 30 by 22.5cm, 11¾ by 9in.; 22.5 by 30cm, 9 by 11¾in.

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Condition Report

All three sheets have discoloured in line with age. There are a couple of faint diagonal creases to the lower right corner of the drawing dated 24 l.r. Some minor incipient foxing is visible in places on the drawing dated 25 l.r. There is a light layer of surface dirt with spots of dirt in places on all three drawings. All three sheets have been hinged to the mount in two places along the top edge. Held in simple black wooden frames behind glass. Unexamined out of frames.


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Cataloguing

Provenance

René Massat, Président de l'Association des Amis d'Antoine Pevsner, Paris

Sotheby's London, Russian Twentieth Century and Avant-Garde Art, 6 April 1989, lots 561-563

Leonard Hutton Galleries, New York

Russian Pictures
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