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    Auguste Herbin (French, 1882-1960)
    Couple Portant Béret et Mantille, 1917
    Oil on canvas
    17 x 21-1/2 inches (43.2 x 54.6 cm)
    Signed lower left: Herbin

    Galerie Françoise Tournié, Paris (label verso);
    Galerie Simone Heller, Paris (stamp verso).

    Geneviève Claisse has kindly confirmed the authenticity of this work, which is included in her archives as no. 1366. The lot is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Mrs. Claisse.

    Condition Report*: One inch vertical paint loss at upper left edge; small circular loss and cracking along extreme left edge; scattered hairline cracks visible under raking light, primarily in the orange paint. Framed Dimensions 22 X 26.5 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2017
    30th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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