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Fine Art & Decorative Works, Day 2

Sat, Sep 12, 2015 09:00AM EDT - Mon, Sep 14, 2015 09:00AM EDT
Lot 271

Renato Guttuso

Estimate: $60,000 - $90,000

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(Italian, 1912-1987) [Coltivazione del limone](Lemon Growing), 1956, signed lower right "Guttuso" and signed, dated and inscribed with title verso with number "4", oil on canvas, 49-1/4 x 63 in.; unframed, original stretcher and tacking edge, light grime, some crackle in areas of impasto,small points of flaking. Notes: Exhibited: ACA Gallery and John Heller Gallery,[Guttuso], April 7-28, 1958, ill. p.34, no. 9 Literature: Enrico Crispolti, Catalogo ragionato generale dei dipinti di Renato Guttuso, Ediz. Giorgio Mondadori, Milano, 1984. Provenance: John Heller Gallery, Inc., New York, purchased 1982, lot accompanied by original receipt, settlement statement, and original exhibition brochure; Estate of Marion E. Papp, New York, New York


original stretcher and tacking edge, light grime, some crackle in areas of impasto,small points of flaking

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