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Jacques Villon (French, 1875-1963) Suzanne

Auction:
2655B
Lot:
153
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2655B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 17, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

Jacques Villon (French, 1875-1963)

Suzanne, c. 1904, edition of 25 (Ginestet & Pouillon E87). Signed "Jacques Villon" in pencil l.r., numbered "5/25" in pencil l.l., signed and dated in plate "Jacques Villon ... 04." Drypoint on paper, plate size 15 3/4 x 11 7/8 in. (40.0 x 30.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Faint scattered foxing, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Titled possibly in the artist's hand on the reverse of the sheet. Out of the frame the sheet measures 21 3/4 x 14 1/8 in. (55.2 x 35.9 cm) with deckled edges and is affixed to the backing mat along the top edge, also paper tape hinged to the backing mat along the top edge. Slight soiling, especially to deckled edges, very light toning.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Jacques Villon, Art history, Cubism, Drypoint, Foxing, Orphism, Villon, Visual arts

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