Lot 23: GEORGES HANNA SABBAGH | Nude Seated in a Breton Landscape (Nu Assis dans un Paysage Breton)
October 20, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: oil on canvas
Condition: This work is in good condition. Some signs of wear to the painting alongside the four edges, in line with the age of the work. Two pinholes size paint chips to the upper right section of the canvas. No signs of restoration under the UV light. Colours: The colours in the catalogue illustration are accurate.
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Galerie Orsay, Paris
Private Collection, Paris (acquired directly from the above)
Dimensions: 100 by 75cm.; 39 3/8 by 29 1/2 in.
Literature: Jean Sabbagh and Pierre Sabbagh, Georges Sabbagh: Peintures, Aquarelles, Dessin, Paris, 1981, n. 460
Medium: oil on canvas