International Art

December 0106, 2018
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LOT 838

Lot 838

Harold Francis Riley (1934-)

Harold Francis Riley (1934-)
Lot 838 Details
Harold Francis Riley (1934-), British


Two colour pastels on brownish paper; each signed in pencil lower right
Each sight 15.9 x 9.8 in — 40.5 x 25 cm; 15.7 x 10 in — 39.9 x 25.4 cm

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $720
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Harold Francis Riley (1934-)
  • Harold Francis Riley (1934-)
  • Harold Francis Riley (1934-)
  • Harold Francis Riley (1934-)
  • Harold Francis Riley (1934-)
  • Harold Francis Riley (1934-)

Both with The House of J. Davey & Sons Limited, Manchester framer’s label verso (Riley had the drawings framed);
Both works direct from the artist’s studio;
Collection of the sitters;
Both with Mrs. Westwell (the present owner’s grandmother), Manchester, UK;
By descent to the granddaughter, Toronto, circa 1986


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LOT 838

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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