Sale 17PT01 | Lot 44

Frantisek Kupka

Catalogue: Impressionist & Modern Art

Lot Details

Lot 44
Frantisek Kupka
Czech, 1871-1957
Composition Lyrique
Stamped Kupka and numbered 171 (lr)
Watercolor and pencil on paper
Sight 10 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches (26.7 x 14.6 cm)

Provenance:
Christie's, New York, Feb. 20, 1990, lot 265

Exhibited:
Ithaca, New York, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, A Private Eye: Dada, Surrealism, and More from the Brandt Collection, Oct. 21-Dec. 24, 2006

The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Karl Flinker, in a photo certificate, dated Paris, January 16, 1990, in which he says the work probably dates from the 1920's and is close to the painting Intensification, belonging to the series of organic forms.


Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000
Sold for $6,875 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Not examined out of the frame. Matburn. Tape stains in corners. 1/2 cm tear at upper right corner. Tiny loss in lower right corner. Minor handling creases.


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Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000
Sold for $6,875 (includes buyer's premium)

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