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C. Pál Molnár (Hungarian, 1894-1981) Strolling Couple

Auction:
3203B
Lot:
412
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3203B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

C. Pál Molnár (Hungarian, 1894-1981)

Strolling Couple
Initialed with the artist's monogram l.l.
Ink on paper mounted to cardboard, 15 1/2 x 12 1/4 in. (39.3 x 31.1 cm), framed.
Condition: Creases c.r., minor abrasion c.l., fox marks u.l. and l.l.

Provenance: Property from the estate of Francis M. Bator, Massachusetts.
Provenance: Property from the estate of Francis M. Bator.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

The work is hinged to the window in two places along the upper edge on the reverse. There are two diagonal creases at center right. The upper crease measures approximately 1 3/4 in., and the lower crease measures approximately 3/4 in. There is some minor rippling at center right and lower right where the work has become detached from the cardboard backing. No further condition issues to report.

Framed dimensions: 18 3/4 x 15 in.


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.

Keywords

Francis M. Bator, Abrasion, Academic disciplines, Articles, Bator, Conservation and restoration, Monogram

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