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André Masson

Après le déluge

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Estimate:

30,000 to - 40,000 GBP

André Masson

André Masson

Après le déluge

Après le déluge

Estimate:

30,000 to - 40,000 GBP

Lot sold:

37,800

GBP

André Masson

1896 - 1987

Après le déluge


signed andré Masson (lower left)

oil on canvas

73 by 91.4cm., 28¾ by 36in.

Framed: 91.5 by 110cm., 36 by 43¼in.

Painted in 1976.


The authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by the Comité Masson.

The canvas is not lined and there do not appear to be any signs of retouching visible under UV light. There is frame abrasion to the lower and right edges with some associated small paint losses, predominantly to the left of the lower edge, just below the signature. This work is in overall very good condition.


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.

Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris
Eleanore & Daniel Saidenberg, New York (acquired in 1990. Sold: Sotheby's, New York, 10th November 1999, lot 33)
Purchased at the above sale by the present owner