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LOT 83

Lot 83

EDUARD WIIRALT (1898-1954)

EDUARD WIIRALT (1898-1954)
Lot 83 Details
EDUARD WIIRALT (1898-1954), Estonian


Lithograph; signed and dated 1932 in the plate upper right; signed, dated 1932 and numbered 9/25 in pencil to margin
Image/Sheet 24.4 x 18.9 in — 62 x 48 cm; 27.8 x 21.3 in — 70.7 x 54 cm

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $20,400
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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EDUARD WIIRALT (1898-1954)
  • EDUARD WIIRALT (1898-1954)
  • EDUARD WIIRALT (1898-1954)

The artist’s studio collection, Estonia;
Family of the artist, Estonia;
Travelled with the family to Sweden in September 1944;
By descent to the present Private Collection, Toronto


A print of this edition was exhibited in “Edward Wiiralt retrospective exhibition, catalog 1917-1936” at Helsinki Art Hall, January 23 - February 2, 1937 as “Saarnaaja Predikanten,” illustrated, p. 53.


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LOT 83

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  • 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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