Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
includes Buyer's Premium (BP) 


    BERNARD BUFFET (French, 1928-1999)
    Perroquet, 1958
    Oil on canvas
    25-3/4 x 18-3/8 inches (65.4 x 46.7 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right: 58 Bernard Buffet

    Mrs. Thomas A. McGraw;
    Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, April 12, 1967, lot 150, consigned by the above;
    Sotheby's, New York, October 3, 1990, lot 188.

    Condition Report*:

    Unlined canvas; minor frame wear along extreme edges, with chips of paint loss in lower left corner and far left bottom extreme edge; otherwise, no visible condition issues; there does not appear to be inpainting under UV exam.

    *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. 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.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Requires 3rd Party Shipping (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2014
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,258

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2017 May 3 American Art Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    It is thanks to this kind of attitude, people like you and so many others in all the departments of Heritage !!! that Heritage is positioned where it is.
    Ronald & S B.,
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2016 October 12 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2016 October 12 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,796,721