International Art Auction

December 07, 2015

LOT 57

Lot 57

Achille-Emile Othon Friesz (1879-1949)

Achille-Emile Othon Friesz (1879-1949)
Lot 57 Details
Achille-Emile Othon Friesz (1879-1949), French


Oil on canvas; signed and dated 37 lower left, signed with initials, titled “Sous Bois Honfleur” and dated 1937 verso
25.5" x 21.5" — 64.8 x 54.6 cm.

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $9,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Achille-Emile Othon Friesz (1879-1949)
  • Achille-Emile Othon Friesz (1879-1949)
  • Achille-Emile Othon Friesz (1879-1949)
  • Achille-Emile Othon Friesz (1879-1949)

With L. Helvig Emballeur, Paris, their label inscribed “Amiens 37 / Friesz” in pencil;
J.M. Tyrrell, Paradise, California inscribed to backboard;
Private Estate Collection, Western Canada


Amiens, 1937


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 57

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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