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François Bocion

Le repas des cygnes, 1883

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 40,000 CHF

François Bocion

François Bocion

Le repas des cygnes, 1883

Le repas des cygnes, 1883

Estimate:

30,000

to
- 40,000 CHF

Lot sold:

30,240

CHF

François Bocion

1828 - 1890

Le repas des cygnes, 1883


Oil on canvas

Signed and dated lower right

47 x 33.5 cm (unframed); 69.4 x 54.7 cm (framed)


This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Michel Reymondin.

This work is in very good condition. The canvas is well secured and flat apart of a light deformation in the lower right quadrant. Craquelures and a stretcher mark are visible in the centre and in the lower area of the painting. Very close inspection reveals a small round abrasion and a small stain near the centre of the left edge. Inspection under ultraviolet light shows no sign of restoration.


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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.

Sotheby's, Zurich, 21st June 1984
Private collection, Lausanne
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Michel Reymondin, Catalogue raisonné de François Bocion, Wormer, 1989, no. 114, p. 53, ill. 
Lausanne, Fondation de l'Hermitage, François Bocion, 1828-1890, 1990-1991, no. 116, p. 194, ill.