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Auction: 
Podzimní aukce v Expo 58 ART
Author: 
František Kupka
Year: 
(1871 – 1957)
Artwork: 
On the Banks of the River Marne
Created: 
1895
Starting/Selling price: 
152 000 EUR
Estimate: 
280 000 - 400 000 EUR
Sold: 
4.150.000 Kč
oil on canvas
55 x 46 cm
signed right lower: "Kupka"
 
Provenance:
- private collection, Austria (bought before 1990)
 
Confirmation of the authenticity by Vladimir Lekes, author of the Catalogue Raisonné of Oil Paintings by Frantisek Kupka (published in collaboration with Adolf Loos Apartment and Gallery, National Gallery in Prague, Austrian National Gallery Belvedere and the copyright holder of the painter by the French state company Adagp Paris), registered in the Guide International des experts et spécialistes, published in France.
 
The work will be included in an addition to the Catalogue Raisonné of Oil Paintings of Frantisek Kupka approved by the copyright holder Adagp Paris.
 
The expertise by Dr Karel Srp attached.
 
Consulted with and authenticated by Dr Karel Srp, Professor Jaromir Zemina, Dr Jiri Machalicky and Pierre Brullé.
 
Restorer expertise by Mag Martin Martan attached. The painting is in excellent original condition.