05-18-2012 05-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2598B Boston
May 18, 2012 12:00 PMCalender
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Jules Cheret (French, 1836-1932) Portrait of a Couple

$4,148$3,500
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2598B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Jules Cheret (French, 1836-1932)

Portrait of a Couple
Signed "JCheret" l.r.
Pastel on canvas, 17 3/4 x 10 3/4 in. (45.1 x 27.3 cm), framed (under glass).
Condition: Minor abrasions along edges.

Provenance: Purchased from Masters Gallery, Greenwood Village, Colorado, Spring 1999.

N.B. We wish to thank Maéva Sablé of Blanchet & Associes, Paris, for kindly confirming the authenticity of the lot.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Very minor canvas deformation to l.r. corner, suggesting the work would benefit from slight re-keying.

Keywords

Jules Cheret, Masters Gallery, Colorado, Paris