Sale 17PT01 | Lot 19

Hippolyte Petitjean

Catalogue: Impressionist & Modern Art

Lot Details

Lot 19
Hippolyte Petitjean
French, 1854-1929
Portrait de sa Femme, 1914
Signed Hipp. Petitjean and dated 1914 (lr); inscribed PH 951 and with other indistinct notations on the stretcher
Oil on canvas
39 3/8 x 31 7/8 inches (100 x 81 cm)

E. & J. Silberman Galleries, New York
Sale: Parke Bernet, New York, Dec. 12, 1968, lot 13
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor, Beverly Hills, acquired at the above sale
Private collection, gift of the above on December 31, 1984
Sale: Sotheby's, NY, Jun. 13, 2007, lot 293

Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000
Sold for $12,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Glue lined. Frame rubbing. Dirty varnish. There are three small paint flakes in the lower left corner area. Scattered inpainting along the edges. There is a four inch line of inpainting at the bottom center, possibly over an old tear. Scattered craquelure. Difficult to detect further restoration under UV light; however, there may be some scattered spots of inpainting in her hands, possibly her face, and a few other areas.

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Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000
Sold for $12,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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