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Watercolor on paper. Featuring a portrait of a couple. Signed GERDA WEGENER on the lower right portion of painting. Stamped Galerie Beyeler Paris and GALERIE MATHIAS FELS & C / 138 BOUL HASSUMANN - PARIS VIIII / WAG 10-23 on verso. Signed on verso in ink. Attributed to Gerda Wegener (1885-1940, Danish). 16 x 25 cm (6.25 x 10 inches). PROVENANCE: This lot carries limited provenance from a Southern Ontario estate


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Gerda Wegener Danish Art Deco Watercolor on Paper

Estimate $800 - $1,600Jan 16, 2020
Starting Price $250
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