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Georg Schrimpf (German, 1889-1938) Contemplation

Auction:
2896B
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$46,125$37,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2896B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 13, 2016 4:00PM

Description:

Georg Schrimpf (German, 1889-1938)

Contemplation
Signed and dated "G. Schrimpf 25" l.l.
Oil on canvas, 21 1/2 x 30 1/4 in. (54.6 x 77.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Patch reinforcements, retouch, frame abrasions, surface grime.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Condition: Patch reinforcements: lower left quadrant (1 1/4 in.) and upper left quadrant (2 in.). Retouch visible under black light in these areas and additionally under the figure's chin and in her skirt. Abrasions to the rim lower right corner and upper right corner.
Frame dimensions: 33 x 43 in. (83.82 x 109.22 cm).




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.

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Georg Schrimpf, Retouch

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