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Carlo Corsi (Italian, 1878-1966) Verde e Azzurro

Auction:
3203B
Lot:
434
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

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

Description:

Carlo Corsi (Italian, 1878-1966)

Verde e Azzurro
Signed "C. Corsi" l.c., identified and titled on a label from the XXVII Esposizione Biennale Internazionale d'Arte Venezia, 1954, affixed to the verso.
Tempera on paper mounted to paperboard, 23 1/4 x 30 7/8 in. (59.0 x 78.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Scattered areas of craquelure with lifting and flaking.

Provenance: Property from the estate of Francis M. Bator, Massachusetts.
Provenance: Property from the estate of Francis M. Bator.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Framed dimensions: 25 1/2 x 33 1/2 in.

There are scattered creases, the most prominent at lower left and upper right. The largest area of lifting pigment is in the section of greenish paint near the lower edge.


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, Carlo Corsi, Conservation and restoration of paintings, Craquelure, Paperboard, Pottery, Visual arts

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