Sale 16BE01 | Lot 31

Charles Herrmann-Leon

Catalogue: Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts

Lot Details

Lot 31
Charles Herrmann-Leon
French, 1838-1908
He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not
Signed Ch. Herrmann-Leon. and dated indistinctly 18.. (ll)
Oil on canvas
13 3/4 x 10 5/8 inches


C Property of a Private Long Island Collector

Estimate: $700 - $900
Sold for $750 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Frame rubbing with some corresponding wear around the edges. Surface grime. Touches of inpaint to the monkey's hair and beard. Some reinforcement to the contours of the chair legs and the various cushions. Dulling varnish makes it difficult to detect full extent of restoration under UV light.


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Estimate: $700 - $900
Sold for $750 (includes buyer's premium)

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Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts

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