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John Way [Wei Letang] (Chinese/American, 1921-2012) Untitled

Auction:
3248B
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3248B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

John Way [Wei Letang] (Chinese/American, 1921-2012)

Untitled
Signed and dated "John Way '68" l.r.
Oil on paper, 19 x 24 in. (48.2 x 60.7 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Restored horizontal tear to u.c. edge with tape on the corresponding area of the reverse, brown paper tape remnants at intervals on three sides of the reverse, corners stabilized with clear tape on the reverse.

Provenance: Through the family of the artist.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Numbered "60/1738" in ink on a small gummed label on the u.r. corner of the reverse.

Restored tear at u.c. edge measures 1 5/8 inches across, with tiny surface loss at one side.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Wei Letang, Punched tape, Tape

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