Sale 17PT03

Jean Metzinger

Catalogue: Impressionist & Modern Art

Lot Details

Jean Metzinger
French, 1883-1956
Nature Morte, circa 1929
Signed JMetzinger with conjoined initials (lr); inscribed W. Brewster and numbered 48.556 on pieces of the original stretcher
Oil on canvas
23 3/4 x 32 inches (60.3 x 81.3 cm)

Galerie L'Effort Moderne [Leonce Rosenberg], Paris, inscribed with remnants of a number 9028... on the gallery label
Sale: Sotheby Parke-Bernet, New York, Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, May 31, 1972, lot 114, illus. and illus. on cover of catalogue

C Estate of Elsie Adler

Estimate: $80,000 - $120,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Wax lined. Frame rubbing. On new stretchers with portions of the original stretcher affixed to the new stretchers. Scattered tiny spots of inpainting at the far left in the white pigment and at the far right in the white and the blues of the woman's hair. Several small spots of inpainting along the bottom center and right of the painting. Unable to detect further restoration under UV light.

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Estimate: $80,000 - $120,000

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Impressionist & Modern Art

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