Modern, Post-War and Contemporary Art

April 1520, 2023
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LOT 53

Lot 53

Juan Rimsa (1903-1978)

Juan Rimsa (1903-1978)
Lot 53 Details
Juan Rimsa (1903-1978), Lithuanian


oil on canvas
37 x 33.2 in — 94 x 84.3 cm

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $22,800
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Juan Rimsa (1903-1978)
  • Juan Rimsa (1903-1978)
  • Juan Rimsa (1903-1978)
  • Juan Rimsa (1903-1978)

Private Collection, Ontario


Delamination of painting from canvas with areas of paint loss and instability of media.

LOT 53

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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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