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Marino Marini (Italian, 1901-1980) Two Figures and a Horse

Auction:
2977B
Lot:
435
Sold for:
$44,280$36,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2977B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 27, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Marino Marini (Italian, 1901-1980)

Two Figures and a Horse
Signed and dated "Marino 1952" l.r.
Gouache and tempera on paper, 24 1/4 x 17 in. (61.5 x 43.1 cm), framed.
Condition: Minor paint loss, craquelure, toning.

Provenance: From a Toronto collection before 1970, then by descent to the current owners.

N.B. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from The Fondazione Marino Marini, archival number 743.
Estimate $40,000-60,000

Minor paint loss u.l. corner measuring approximately 0.5 x 1 cm. Craquelure concentrated in the u.l. corner, possibly minor unstable craques in the pigment to the center of the painting. Scuffed edges.
Frame dimensions: 33 x 25 1/2 in.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Marino Marini, Conservation and restoration of paintings, Craquelure, Marini, Marino, Marino, Lazio, Pottery, Visual arts, Toronto

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