René Magritte (Belgian, 1898-1967) Le Bouchon
- Sold for:
- American & European Works of Art - 2817B
- Date / Time :
- May 29, 2015 4:00PM
René Magritte (Belgian, 1898-1967)
Signed "Magritte" in blue within the composition l.r., identified on a "Certificat
d'Authenticite" issued by Isy Brachot, Galerie Isy Bracho, Bruxelles, Belgium, affixed to the frame backing paper.
Pencil on paper, 8 1/4 x 5 3/8 in. (21.0 x 13.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Sheet laid down on mat board support and centered within a hand-drawn rectangle, right edge of sheet irregularly cut/torn.
There are no further condition issues to note.
With two computer generaled labels marked EGFA, likely Eric Gillis Fine Art, Brussels, Belgium, located on the frame backing paper, and with a printed label from Kew Gallery, Inc., New York, also on the frame backing.
The dimensions given in the certificate of authenticity (19 x 13 cm) appear to be image size, as opposed to the exact sheet size.
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