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Karel Appel

Tête Frenetique

Estimate:

15,000 - 20,000 GBP

Karel Appel

Karel Appel

Tête Frenetique

Tête Frenetique

Estimate:

15,000 - 20,000 GBP

Lot sold:

23,940

GBP

Authenticity guarantee

What is guaranteed?

Karel Appel

1921 - 2006

Tête Frenetique


signed; signed on the reverse

oil on canvas

41 by 33 cm. 16⅛ by 13 in.

framed: 59 by 51 cm. 23¼ by 20⅛ in.

Executed in 1959.

Colour:

Please note colours in the online catalogue illustration may vary depending on screen settings.


Condition:

This work is in very good condition. Very close inspection reveals some light wear to all four corner tips and some light handling marks and a few very short and faint rub marks in isolated places along the edges. Extremely close inspection reveals some very short and fine tension cracks to the lower left corner and the lower right corner along the horizontal edge. Further extremely close inspection reveals a thin layer of dust that has adhered to the surface of the work. No restoration is apparent when examined under ultraviolet light.


Please note that Condition 12 of the Conditions of Business for Buyers (Online Only) is not applicable to this lot.


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.



Arthur Tooth & Sons, London (acquired directly from the artist)
Maurice Hussey, United Kingdom
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1971