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Ettore Forti

Carnival; Carnival Procession

Ettore Forti

Ettore Forti

Carnival; Carnival Procession

Carnival; Carnival Procession

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Ettore Forti

Italian

1890 - 1933

Carnival; Carnival Procession


each signed EForti (lower right)

oil on canvas

canvas: Carnival: 22 1/2 by 14 3/4 in.; 57 by 37.5 cm ; Carnival Procession: 22 1/2 by 14 1/2 in.; 57.5 by 37.5 cm

framed: Carnival: 28 3/4 by 21 in.; 73 by 53.5 cm ; Carnival Procession: 28 3/4 by 21 in.; 73 by 53.5 cm

Carnival: The canvas is lined. The paint surface is stable. There are several scuffs and scratches, notably a scratch of a approximately one inch to the center of the composition. Minor areas of craquelure in places. There are minor frame abrasions to the edges. Inspection under UV reaveal a very minor spot of retouching to the hat of the fourth figure from the left. In very good condition.


Carnival Procession: The canvas is lined. The paint surface is stable. The are minor areas of craquelure in places. Very minor frame abrasions. Inspection under UV does not reveal any obvious areas of retouching. In very good condition.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

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