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    JOAN MITCHELL (American, 1926-1992)
    Untitled
    Pastel on paper
    22-1/2 x 15-3/4 inches (57.2 x 40.0 cm)
    Signed in pencil lower right

    PROVENANCE:
    Xavier Fourcade, New York
    Private collection, Switzerland
    Gallery van Langenhove, Ghent, Belgium
    Private collection, Belgium (acquired from above in 1993)


    Condition Report*: A few instances of minor rubbing and fingerprints, particularly on the lower left side. Verso shows clear tape across the top, reaching 3/8" down onto the top of the paper. Appears to be double-sided tape on front at top, hinging work to mat. Clear tape also used to lightly hold down bottom corners. Small adhesive sticker residue at lower right corner. Minor handling creases, slight undulation of paper, two corners with light folds. Light spattering of watered down pastel and transfer on verso, indicative of artist's technique. Good condition. Framed Dimensions 33.5 X 26.5 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.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2013
    22nd Wednesday
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