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    Description

    Erté (Romain de Tirtoff) (Russian/French, 1892-1990)
    Tennis Player, 1943
    Gouache on paper
    12-3/4 x 9-3/4 inches (32.4 x 24.8 cm)
    Signed Erté to lower left
    Inscribed #5635, "Finale 1900," La Joueuse de Tennis," LIDO 1943 in pencil to verso
    Stamped ERTÉ, ROMAIN DE TIRTOFF, Composition Original to verso



    Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500.

    Condition Report*: Toning to paper, with handling creases to lower portion, flattened hard crease to lower left, and scattered minor pigment smudges and spots.
    Framed Dimensions 21.25 X 17.25 X 1.25 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    February
    21st Friday 2:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    February
    21st Friday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    4 Days 4h 23m 29s
    Internet/Mail Bids: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: 9
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    This lot is in: 1 - Decorative Art Session
    (Lots 21001-21098) - 3:00 PM Central Time, Friday, February 21, 2020.
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    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions - Design District Showroom
    1518 Slocum Street
    Dallas, TX 75207

    Current Bid:
    $825
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