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Kamesuke Hiraga (Japanese, 1890-1971) A Façade at Locronan

Auction:
2779B
Lot:
482
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2779B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 23, 2015 4:00PM

Description:

Kamesuke Hiraga (Japanese, 1890-1971)

A Façade at Locronan
Signed, inscribed, and dated "K. HIRAGA/LOCRONAN/1928" l.r.
Oil on board, 25 1/4 x 20 3/4 in. (64.1 x 52.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Craquelure to sky, minor frame abrasion and paint loss.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Three horizontal lines of craquelure to sky in center, the longest measuring about 2-1/2 inches. Possible old retouch to the right of the steeple at the far right, which fluoresces slightly yellow compared with the rest of the sky. No additional condition issues to report.


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