British Works of Art Online Auction

November 10, 2016

LOT 177

Lot 177

Geoffrey W. Birks (1929-1993)

Geoffrey W. Birks (1929-1993)
Lot 177 Details
Geoffrey W. Birks (1929-1993), British


Watercolour; signed lower right, titled and numbered #41 in pen and ink to the backing sheet
Sheet sight 12" x 17.75" — 30.5 x 45.1 cm.

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $1,020
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Geoffrey W. Birks (1929-1993)
  • Geoffrey W. Birks (1929-1993)
  • Geoffrey W. Birks (1929-1993)

Acquired directly from the artist, friends of the artist residing in Canada


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LOT 177

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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