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György Kepes (Hungarian/American, 1906-2001) Bronze Garden

Auction:
3010B
Lot:
484
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3010B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 19, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

György Kepes (Hungarian/American, 1906-2001)

Bronze Garden
Signed, titled, and dated "G.Kepes/.../1960-66" on the reverse.
Oil and sand on canvas, 72 x 20 in. (182.9 x 50.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Craquelure, puncture and tear l.c., puncture and tear u.c., tear at center, surface grime.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Framed dimensions: 73 3/4 x 21 3/4 in.

Puncture to lower center measures 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in., puncture and vertical tear to upper center measures 1 in. long., vertical tear to center measures 1 3/4 in.


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.

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Conservation and restoration of paintings, Craquelure, Pottery

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