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György Kepes (Hungarian/American, 1906-2001) Untitled

Auction:
3100B
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3100B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 11, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

György Kepes (Hungarian/American, 1906-2001)

Untitled
Signed and dated "...G. Kepes/1991" on the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 28 x 24 in. (71.0 x 61.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Craquelure to areas of impasto, minor surface grime.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

The date is inscribed indistinctly, it could be 1971 or 1991.

There are small losses to the impasto along the right edge.

Framed dimensions: 29 1/4 x 25 1/2 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, Impasto, Pottery, Visual arts

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