La Char du soleil
John Richardson: A Scholar Collects
Georges Braque

La Char du soleil

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La Char du soleil
La Char du soleil
La Char du soleil
La Char du soleil
La Char du soleil
La Char du soleil
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Georges Braque

La Char du soleil

Estimate:

60,000 - 80,000 USD

John Richardson: A Scholar Collects

Georges Braque

Georges Braque

La Char du soleil

La Char du soleil

Estimate:

60,000 - 80,000 USD

Lot sold:

69,300

USD

Description

John Richardson: A Scholar Collects

Georges Braque

1882 - 1963

La Char du soleil


Signed G. Braque (lower left)

Painted plaster relief

8 7/8 by 10 5/8 in. (22.5 by 27 cm)

Framed: 20 by 22 in. (50.8 by 55.9 cm)

Executed circa 1953-54. 

Condition report

The work is in very good condition. Painted plaster relief. Some minor wear and nicks to the extreme edges of the plaster, otherwise fine.


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.

Provenance

Galerie Maeght, Paris
Gustav Zumsteg, Zurich (acquired from the above in 1956 and sold by the estate: Christie's, Zurich, June 27, 2006, lot 2)
Acquired at the above sale

Literature

Maurice Gieure, G. Braque, Paris, 1956, illustrated pl. 122
John Russell, G. Braque, London, 1959, illustrated p. 33