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November 1419, 2020
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LOT 93

Lot 93

Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (1859-1923)

Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (1859-1923)
Lot 93 Details
Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (1859-1923), Swiss/French


Etching on BFK Rives watermarked laid paper with 2 'Eug. Delatre' blindstamps in the lower left and lower right bottom margins, signed and dated 917 in the plate lower left; signed in pencil lower left margin, titled "Nid de Blessis" and numbered 12/7 in pencil lower left margin
Plate/Sheet 19.3 ins x 23.4 ins; 49 cms x 59.4 cms; 21.5 ins x 28.1 ins; 54.5 cms x 71.5 cms

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $510
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (1859-1923)
  • Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (1859-1923)
  • Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (1859-1923)
  • Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (1859-1923)
  • Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (1859-1923)

Private Collection, Oakville, ON


Steinlen went to the front twice in 1915 and 1917 where he produced many war sketches during WWI.


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LOT 93

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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