09-26-2019 09-27-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3293B Boston
September 26, 2019 06:00 PMCalender

Robert Henri (American, 1865-1929) Study of Salome

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3293B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 27, 2019 12:00PM


Robert Henri (American, 1865-1929)

Study of Salome
Embossed initials "RH" l.l.
Charcoal on paper, sight size 19 x 11 in. (48.2 x 27.9 cm), framed.
Condition: Toned, creasing to l.l. corner, small tear to u.r. corner, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: From the artist's estate to Hirschl & Adler Gallery, New York, through to the current owner.
Estimate $800-1,200

The sheet is hinged to the backing at three places near the upper edge on the reverse. There is mat burn and very pale foxing. There is a small loss to the lower right corner, a nick in the upper portion of the right edge, and scattered tears to the edges. Vertical tears near the center and right hinges measure approximately 1/2 inch each (the tear near the right hinge is partially repaired with a transparent adhesive patch to the reverse). A horizontal tear at the center of the left edge is repaired with a transparent adhesive patch to the reverse. There are scattered handling creases and creases near the lower left corner and along the upper portion of the left edge, and a dog-ear crease to the upper left corner.

Framed dimensions: 25 1/4 x 17 1/4 in.

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Robert Henri