Sale 16PT01 | Lot 3

Jean-Jacques Henner

Catalogue: Impressionist & Modern Art

Lot Details

Lot 3
Jean-Jacques Henner
French, 1829-1905
Nymphe Couchee. Grand Etude, circa 1896
Signed J J Henner (lr); inscribed with numbers 4723/T; 19966; 2087 on the stretcher; also affixed to the stretcher are the remnants of an old Moulton & Ricketts label and an old auction label which reads Castle/1005
Oil on canvas
21 1/2 x 32 inches (54.6 x 81.3 cm)

Collection R. Barker
Arthur Tooth & Sons, London, 1908
Moulton & Ricketts, Chicago, 1910

Isabelle de Lannoy, Catalogue Raisonne, Jean Jacques Henner, 2008, vol. 2, no. C.1225, p. 207, illus.

Estimate: $4,000 - $7,000
Sold for $7,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Could use a light cleaning. Frame rubbing, with a few tiny holes along the tacking edge. 2 inch scratch from nail on frame, most likely, at the upper right corner edge. 3/4 inch hairline scratch at upper left corner. Tiny ding at lower left edge and a tiny puncture at lower center. There is a dulling varnish which makes the detection of restoration difficult. There does, however, appears to be several tiny spots of inpainting scattered in and around the figure of the woman and in the foreground. Backed by another piece of canvas

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Estimate: $4,000 - $7,000
Sold for $7,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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Impressionist & Modern Art

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