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ERTE “OPIUM” 1985 Signed Limited Edition #21 of 300

$15,000.00 $7,995.00

 

Seller’s Replacement Estimate: USD 15000,000 – Erte (Russian, 1892-1990) “Opium” (From the Mah-Jongg Suite) 1985 Signed Limited Edition Numbered 21/300 – This piece comes in the original wooden frame, with a black gloss metallic finish and a 3″ museum quality matting, with 1/4″ real gold leaf bevel. The piece is signed by the artist in the lower right and numbered in pencil in the lower left side. Over a long and distinguished career, Erte had a major influence on the style and design of the 20th Century. The designs created by Erte during his lifetime not only heavily influenced the world of theater, film and fashion, but an entire art movement as well. His work is considered among the most influential and unique of the 20th century, earning him the title “Father of Art Deco.” The piece (including the frame) measures 42″ x 36″, and is in mint condition.

 

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Description

ERTE (ROMAIN DE TIRTOFF) RUSSIAN (1892-1990)

DESCRIPTION

Erte (Russian, 1892-1990) “Opium” (From the Mah-Jongg Suite) 1985 Signed Limited Edition Numbered 21/300 – This piece comes in the original wooden frame, with a black satin finish, real gold 1/4″ beveling border, and a 3″ museum quality matting. The piece is signed by the artist in the lower right and numbered in pencil in the lower left side. Over a long and distinguished career, Erte had a major influence on the style and design of the 20th Century. The designs created by Erte during his lifetime heavily influenced the world of theater, film and fashion, but an entire art movement as well. His work is considered among the most influential and unique of the 20th century, earning him the title “Father of Art Deco.” The piece (including the frame) measures 42″ x 36″, and is in mint condition.
  • PAYMENT:  The buyer is responsible for paying the seller directly after final accepted offer. Details on accepted payment methods and where to send payment are provided in an invoice from the seller.  Additional payment details from the seller: You can call: to make payment or you will receive a separate invoice,that will allow you to pay online. Everything MUST be paid for in full within 48 hours of the agreed upon signed purchase agreement. BUYER further agrees that under no circumstances will he/she initiate a charge-back on his/her credit card.  A 35% reselling fee will be applied to items not paid in full by the Tuesday following signed agreement NO EXCEPTIONS. Wire transfer will be required on all purchases over $5000.00. We will not provide the 3% “cash discount” on Cashiers Check Payments since it takes clearance time of 15-days from our bank on all cashiers check transactions unless you choose to do a wire transfer. We will not provide this cash discount if you mail in a cashier’s check (no personal checks please).  All PAYMENTS,  including cashier’s checks, must be received by the Tuesday following the agreed price and signed Purchase Agreement.  Payment in full must clear prior to shipment of items. 

 

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