Lot 117: Claude Stahly Paperwork Collage
October 22, 2016
Knoxville , TN, USALive Auction
Description: Claude Stahly (France, 1909-1973) Paperwork Collage. Triangular shapes of green, grey, yellow, black, and brown paper, including painted tracing paper, are secured to a piece of grey paper in an abstract pattern. Signed "Claude" in pencil, lower right. Paper is taped to a piece of off white matte board. Sight - 7 1/2" H x 10 1/2" W. Matte board - 17 3/4" H x 23 5/8" W. Provenance: From the estate of Robert L. Zarbock. Proceeds will benefit Zarbocks alma mater, the University of Illinois. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)
Condition Report: Overall very good condition. Few minor tears and bends of paper used in collage. Slight toning on edges of matte.