MARCEL JEAN | LE VASE COMMUNICANT
MARCEL JEAN | LE VASE COMMUNICANT
MARCEL JEAN | LE VASE COMMUNICANT
MARCEL JEAN | LE VASE COMMUNICANT
MARCEL JEAN | LE VASE COMMUNICANT
MARCEL JEAN | LE VASE COMMUNICANT
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The Sleep of Reason Part II: A Private Collection of Surrealist Art Online

MARCEL JEAN | LE VASE COMMUNICANT

Estimate: 200 - 300 USD

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

MARCEL JEAN | LE VASE COMMUNICANT

Estimate: 200 - 300 USD

Lot Sold:4,750USD
(17 bids, reserve met)

Lot Details

Description

MARCEL JEAN (1900 - 1994)

LE VASE COMMUNICANT


Signed Marcel Jean, dated 1939 and titled (upper right)

Watercolor, pen and ink and pencil on paper

8⅜ by 11½ in. (21.3 by 29.2 cm)

Framed: 15⅜ by 19 in. (39.1 by 48.3 cm)

Executed in 1939. 

Condition Report

This work is in very good condition. Executed on cream wove paper. The sheet is mounted with photo corners at all four corners.The left edge is deckled and suggests the sheet was torn from a notebook. Some light staining to all four edges. Some scattered accretions along the top edge.


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Cataloguing

Provenance

Gallery of Surrealism, New York

Acquired from the above in April 2007

The Sleep of Reason Part II | A Private Collection of Surrealist Art Online
Online bidding closed18 Nov 2019 | 07:59 PM GMT