Continental Art Online Auction

January 26, 2017

LOT 63

Lot 63

Erte (1892-1990)

Erte (1892-1990)
Lot 63 Details
Erte (1892-1990), French


Gouache and pencil on japon paper; stamped with studio stamp “Sevres (S.-&-O.) top centre, titled, dated and inscribed: “[V-1929]” in purple ink upper right margin
Sheet sight 7.5" x 11.5" — 19.1 x 29.2 cm.

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $570
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Same as previous lot


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LOT 63

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  • 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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