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Louis le Brocquy, R.H.A.

Image of Samuel Beckett (Opus W1157)

Artist's Resale Right

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

Louis le Brocquy, R.H.A.

Louis le Brocquy, R.H.A.

Image of Samuel Beckett (Opus W1157)

Image of Samuel Beckett (Opus W1157)

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

Lot sold:

23,940

GBP

Louis le Brocquy, R.H.A

1916 - 2012

Image of Samuel Beckett (Opus W1157)


signed and dated LE BROCQUY '92 (lower right)

watercolour and coloured chalks on paper

unframed: 57 by 41.5cm.; 22½ by 16½in.

framed: 76 by 61cm.; 30 by 24in.

Executed in 1992. 

The sheet is sound and cockles slightly at the edges. There are few very minor and isolated spots of staining otherwise the work appears in excellent original condition. Held in a wood frame with a cream mount under perspex; unexamined out of frame.


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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.

Gimpel Fils, London
Sale, Sotheby's, London, 29 March 2011, lot 49, where acquired by the present owner