STANISLAO LEPRI | L'HERMITE I
STANISLAO LEPRI | L'HERMITE I
STANISLAO LEPRI | L'HERMITE I
STANISLAO LEPRI | L'HERMITE I
STANISLAO LEPRI | L'HERMITE I
STANISLAO LEPRI | L'HERMITE I
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The Sleep of Reason: A Private Collection of Surrealist Art Online

STANISLAO LEPRI | L'HERMITE I

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,500 USD

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

STANISLAO LEPRI | L'HERMITE I

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,500 USD

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

Lot Details

Description

STANISLAO LEPRI (1905 - 1980)

L'HERMITE I 


Signed S.Lepri and dated 80 (lower right)

Pen and ink on paper

18⅞ by 14⅞ in. (47.9 by 37.8 cm)

Framed: 29½by 25½ in. (74.9 by 67.8 cm)

Executed in 1980. 


Condition Report

This work is in excellent condition. Executed on cream wove paper. The work has been mounted at all four corners with photo corners. All four edges of the sheet are lightly deckled. There are remnants of a previous adhesive along the verso of the top edge.


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Cataloguing

Provenance

Gallery of Surrealism, New York

Acquired from the above on April 21, 2008

Exhibited

Bad Frankenhausen, Germany, Panorama Museum, Lepri Ultramondi Metafisici, 2002, no. 142

Literature

"Stanislau Lepri Dessins," in Éditions des Maires du XXe Siècle, Paris, 1981, illustrated in color p. 19

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