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Edouard Léon Cortès (French, 1882-1969) L'Avenue des Champs-Élysées au Crépuscule

Auction:
3029B
Lot:
331
Sold for:
$25,830$21,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3029B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 27, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Edouard Léon Cortès (French, 1882-1969)

L'Avenue des Champs-Élysées au Crépuscule
Signed "EDOUARD CORTÈS." l.r.
Oil on canvas, 13 x 18 in. (33.0 x 46.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Good.

Provenance: From the artist to Wally Findlay Gallery, New York, purchased in the 1960s from Wally Findlay Gallery, to the current owner by descent in 2007.

N.B. The work will be included in Edouard Cortès: Catalogue Raisonné de L'Oeuvre Peint Volume III by Nicole Verdier; we wish to thank Mme. Verdier for her kind assistance cataloging the lot. Mme. Verdier provided the title and dated the work to c. 1965-67.
Estimate $15,000-25,000

No Findlay inventory number was found on the stretcher.


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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