Revere Auctions
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January Day 2: Postwar & Contemporary Art

Wed, Jan 25, 2023 11:00AM EST
Lot 575

Karl Gerstner Color Sounds Denise Rene

Estimate: $400 - $800

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Karl Gerstner (Swiss, 1930-2017). Silkscreen in colors on wove paper titled "Color Sounds #2," from the "Color Sounds" series, ca. 1973, depicting a brightly colored geometric composition. Pencil signed and numbered 119/175 in the composition along the lower right. Titled along the verso.
Height: 31 1/4 in x width: 31 1/4 in.


The print is in great condition with no major creases or losses, or visible tears. The color is bold and bright. There is a minor crease to the right top corner. To the lower right corner, there is a minute loss. Along the lower margin, there are three minute losses that are only visible under careful inspection. To the lower left corner, there is a crease. Along the left margin and the lower left quadrant, there are areas with light grey marks. To the upper left quadrant, there is a minute black accretion. A few scattered areas with marks, possibly pencils. No visible sign of restoration under UV light. Along the verso, there is a horizontal line mark, which does not affect the recto. Pencil inscriptions to the verso. The artwork is not framed. Please contact us for a detailed condition report. Please note that the lack of a condition statement does not imply perfect condition. Email with any condition questions.

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