LEONOR FINI | LE CONCILE D'AMOUR 4
LEONOR FINI | LE CONCILE D'AMOUR 4
LEONOR FINI | LE CONCILE D'AMOUR 4
LEONOR FINI | LE CONCILE D'AMOUR 4
LEONOR FINI | LE CONCILE D'AMOUR 4
LEONOR FINI | LE CONCILE D'AMOUR 4
LEONOR FINI | LE CONCILE D'AMOUR 4
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The Sleep of Reason: A Private Collection of Surrealist Art Online

LEONOR FINI | LE CONCILE D'AMOUR 4

Estimate: 500 - 700 USD

The Sleep of Reason: A Private Collection of Surrealist Art Online

LEONOR FINI | LE CONCILE D'AMOUR 4

Estimate: 500 - 700 USD

Lot Sold:1,875USD
(16 bids, reserve met)

Lot Details

Description

LEONOR FINI (1908 - 1996)

LE CONCILE D'AMOUR 4


Signed Leonor Fini (lower right); titled (on the verso)

Pen and ink and ink wash on paper

12¾ by 9⅜ in. (32.5 by 23.8 cm)

Framed: 24⅝ by 20⅝ in. (65.5 by 60.4 cm)

Executed in 1969.


The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Richard Overstreet of the Leonor Fini archives.

Condition Report

This work is in good condition. Executed on cream wove paper. Hinged with mounting corners which have been reinforced with tape at all four corners. The lower edge is discolored which is not visible when the work is framed. An area of skimming to the paper on the female figure's stomach. A few extremely tiny spots of foxing.


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

Gallery of Surrealism, New York

Acquired from the above on April 5, 2003

The Sleep of Reason | A Private Collection of Surrealist Art Online
Online bidding closed20 May 2019 | 04:52 PM GMT