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Jean Puy

Femme endormie

Estimate:

12,000

to
- 18,000 USD

Property from the Collection of Sandra Moss

Jean Puy

Jean Puy

Femme endormie

Femme endormie

Estimate:

12,000

to
- 18,000 USD

Lot sold:

37,800

USD

Property from the Collection of Sandra Moss

Jean Puy

1876 - 1960

Femme endormie


Signed J Puy (lower left)

Oil on canvas

28 3/4 by 36 3/4 in. (73 by 93.4 cm)

Framed: 39 5/8 by 47 in. (100.7 by 119.4 cm)

Painted circa 1926. 

This work is in excellent condition. The canvas is unlined. All four edges have been taped. The colors are bright and well preserved. A few very minor hairline cracks, most notably to the pale pink pigments at upper right. Under UV light: no inpainting is apparent.


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. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color 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. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Hilde Gerst Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above on December 18, 1967
Suzanne Limousi & Louis Fressonnet-Puy, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre de Jean Puy 1876-1960, Roanne, 2001, no. 30618, illustrated p. 236