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September 27, 2017 12:00 PMCalender

Paul César Helleu (French, 1859-1927) Madame Helleu écrivant à sa table - les tanagras

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


Paul César Helleu (French, 1859-1927)

Madame Helleu écrivant à sa table - les tanagras, c. 1899-1900, edition of 50. Signed and numbered "Helleu 19/50" in pencil l.r., identified on a label from the Kovler Gallery, Chicago, affixed to the backing. Etching and drypoint in brown and black on paper, plate size 11 1/2 x 15 5/8 in. (29.0 x 39.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Gentle rippling, not examined out of frame.

N.B. According to the Kovler label the work is stamped "Collection: Henri Geraldi" and "Ed Sagot, Editeur, Paris," however, the construction of the frame makes it impossible to remove the work without potentially destroying the frame.
Estimate $700-900

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Chicago, Paris