02-07-2014 02-07-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2704B Boston
February 7, 2014 4:00PMCalender

Françoise Gilot (French, b. 1921) Bateaux II

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2704B Location: Boston Date / Time: February 07, 2014 4:00PM


Françoise Gilot (French, b. 1921)

Bateaux II
Signed "F. Gilot." l.r., with Findlay Galleries stamps and Lucien Lefebvre-Foinet
canvas stencil on the reverse, identified on a label from David B. Findlay Galleries, New York, affixed to the backing.
Oil on canvas, 6 3/8 x 9 1/2 in. (16.2 x 24.1 cm), framed.
Condition: Minor surface grime.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Signed or inscribed "F GILOT" on the reverse at u.l. corner. Numbered "02238" on a gummed label and marked "F 3177" in red, both on the top stretcher bar.

Scattered very small paint losses, minor surface grime, no additional condition issues to report.

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Findlay Galleries, Lucien Lefebvre-Foinet, B. Findlay Galleries, David B. Findlay