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Sixteen French Art Deco Illustrations

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Auction: Discovery - 2742TLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: August 21, 2014 10:00AM


Sixteen French Art Deco Illustrations,

most signed "Jean Portalez", gouache and ink on paper, sheet size 16 3/4 x 12 3/4 in., all unframed.

Provenance: M. Roy Fisher, New York; by family descent to the present owner.
Estimate $100-150

General minor condition issues: some handling creases, nicks to margins, some with scattered foxing and minor toning. "Les Mannequins" with large crease to u.r. corner, "Les Indiscretes...." with large significant crease through right-hand margin. Some sheets trimmed. Piece with medallion with three pink-dressed ladies with repaired u.r. corner. None with holes or tears into images.

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.


M. Roy Fisher