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May 11, 2018 10:00AMCalender

Edward Hopper (American, 1882-1967) A Double-sided Study

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3100B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 11, 2018 10:00AM


Edward Hopper (American, 1882-1967)

A Double-sided Study
Graphite on paper, 18 1/2 x 11 9/16 in. (47.1 x 29.2 cm), in a double-sided frame.
Condition: Toning, paper folded to create sixteen rectangles, most containing multiple sketches, wear and staining along the creases, glass broken on the back of the frame.

Provenance: Christie's New York, Sale 5472, Lot 275A, December 9, 1983.
Estimate $3,500-5,500

Toning overall, thinning and weakening to paper along the folds, with acid burn along the upper and lower horizontal folds (center horizontal fold does not show acid burn).

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Edward Hopper