Condition Report

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Emil Bisttram (American, 1895–1976)

Untitled (Spiritual Forms), 1937; Mixed media on paper (framed); Signed and dated; 11 1/4" x 8 1/4" (sheet); Exhibition: new art/artists/estates, Snyder Fine Art, New York, December 17 - January 27, 1996; 1937 - American Abstract Art, Snyder Fine Art, New York, September - October, 1995; Thomas George Recent Work/100 Modernist Works on Paper, Snyder Fine Art, New York, September 26 - October 26, 1996; 500 Works on Paper 1922-2002, Gary Snyder Fine Art, New York, July 12 - August 23, 2002; Provenance: Private Collection, New York

Sale Price: $2,000

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500

Condition Report

Signed and dated lower right recto. Work appears to be in good overall condition. Two notches to paper at left (appears to be original to work). Slight buckling to sheet running vertically (left of center). This buckling is minor and does not appear to have any effect on the overall condition of composition.