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September 27, 2017 12:00 PMCalender

Georges Rouault (French, 1871-1958) Jongleur from Cirque

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3029B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 27, 2017 12:00PM


Georges Rouault (French, 1871-1958)

Jongleur from Cirque, from Cirque, 1930, edition of 270 (Chapon & Rouault, 199; Wofsy, 212). Unsigned. Color etching and aquatint on paper, plate size 12 1/4 x 8 1/2 in., framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frame.

Provenance: The estate of George Wald.
Property from the estate of George Wald.
Estimate $200-300

Sheet measures 17 1/2 x 13 1/4 in. (44.3 x 33.5 cm). Subtly light-struck, discoloration on the verso and very edges of the sheet from acidic backing board. Rippling to sheet, hinge remnants on the verso at left. No additional issues to report.

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Georges Rouault