International Art Auction

June 0914, 2018
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LOT 375

Lot 375

François Gall (1912-1987)

François Gall (1912-1987)
Lot 375 Details
François Gall (1912-1987), French


Oil on canvas: signed “F. Gall” lower left, titled to gallery label verso
19.75 x 24 in — 50.2 x 61 cm

Estimate $4,000-$6,000

Realised: $4,860
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Dominion Gallery, Montreal, Inventory No. E4744 to the label verso, one of 20 works by Gall purchased by Dominion Gallery directly from the artist, Paris in 1968, this lot being entered in the DG stock books as the 17th painting of the 20 Gall’s acquired by them, number “17” inscribed to the canvas verso;
Sold to Baron Wolf von Richtofen, Canada in 1976 (Max Stern helped him settle in Canada);
Sold to Chantal Holdings, Town of Mount Royal, PQ in 1987;
Private Collection, Montreal


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LOT 375

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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