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Irene Rice Pereira
1907 - 1971
titled Fluctuating (on an original label affixed to the reverse)
oil and metal foil on glass and panel
11 1/4 by 12 3/4 in.
28.6 by 32.4 cm
The present work is affixed within the original artist's original frame. Due to the nature of this permanent mounting, the artwork has not been examined outside of the frame. There appear to be scattered flake losses in the oil pigment applied to the interior glass. These flake losses are currently suspended between the work's layers of glass.
Framed Dimensions: 20 3/4 by 22 1/4 in. (52.7 by 56.5 cm.)
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.
Private Collection, New York
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc. New York, 27 January 1966, lot 36 (consigned by the above)
Private Collection, New York (acquired from the above)
Sotheby's New York, 9 June 2016, lot 16 (consigned by the above)
Acquired from the above by the present owner