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MANOUCHER YEKTAI | UNTITLED (ABSTRACT)

Estimate:

35,000

to
- 45,000 GBP

MANOUCHER YEKTAI | UNTITLED (ABSTRACT)

MANOUCHER YEKTAI | UNTITLED (ABSTRACT)

Estimate:

35,000

to
- 45,000 GBP

Lot sold:

44,100

GBP

MANOUCHER YEKTAI

1921 - 2019

American/Iranian 

UNTITLED (ABSTRACT)


signed and dated '58; signed and dated on the reverse

oil on canvas

83 by 83cm. 33 by 33in. 


Please note: Condition 11 of the Conditions of Business for Buyers (Online Only) is not applicable to this lot.


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The work is in good condition. On close inspection there are pinpoints of in-painting in the lower right quadrant of the canvas. Also, in the lower left quadrant there are three lines of in-painting along with further pin points along the central left edge of the canvas. Some further faint craquelure to some areas with heavy impasto, in line with the artist's technique and age of the work. Some sign of restoration under the UV light.


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.

Collection of the Artist

Acquired from the above by the present owners parents in the 1960s