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Wed, Jun 8, 2022 05:30PM EDT
Lot 121

Theo van Doesburg (Dutch, 1883-1931)Attributed/Manner of: Contra-composition IV

Estimate: $40,000 - $50,000

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$0 $25
$500 $50
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$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
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$50,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
Theo van Doesburg (Dutch, 1883-1931)Attributed/Manner of: Contra-composition IV. Oil on wood, signed verso, sketch on paper mounted to the back of the painting, possible lot number sticker verso, framed.

Theo van Doesburg was a Dutch artist, who practiced painting, writing, poetry and architecture. He is best known as the founder and leader of De Stijl. He was married to artist, pianist and choreographer Nelly van Doesburg.

24.25 x 19 inches framed; 20.25 x 16.75 inches board; 61.7 x 47.8 cm

Private dealer, UK.

Very good condition; lightly time stained; scattered small areas of surface abrasions; light surface grime.