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    EDOUARD-LÉON CORTÈS (French, 1882-1969)
    Paris at the Turn of the Century
    Oil on canvas
    13 x 18-1/4 inches (33.0 x 46.4 cm)
    Signed lower right: EDOUARD CORTÈS

    PROVENANCE:
    Callan Fine Art, New Orleans (label verso).

    This lot is accompanied by a letter of authenticity from David Klein.




    Condition Report*: Passages of  inpainting visible under raking and UV light in lower right region of sky and area of inpainting to left region of sky; inpainting along upper center horizontal edge and along lower left vertical edge; small area of inpainting underneath artist's signature and to street in lower right quadrant.  Framed to an overall size of 22 x 27.25 x 4 inches.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    10th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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