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Auction: 
Říjnová aukce v Mánesu
Author: 
Josef Čapek
Year: 
(1887 – 1945)
Artwork: 
Children in Grass
Created: 
1933
Starting/Selling price: 
226 920 EUR
Estimate: 
269 230 – 384 620 EUR
Sold: 
6 500 000 Kč
oil on canvas
Dimensions: 43 x 49 cm
signed lower left "J. Čapek 33."
verso on the frame an inscription by author "Děti v trávě Josef Čapek 1933"
 
Provenance: significant Prague collection (purchased in 1935 directly from Josef Čapek for 2000 CZK)
 
Exhibited.
 
Publicated. 
 
Expertise by Dr Pavla Pecinkova attached.
Consulted with Professor Jaromir Zemina, Dr Jiri Machalicky, Aneta Kopecka and Vladimir Lekes.