Cart
e"> "Close Cart"

János Vaszary, (Hungarian, 1867-1939) - Maria 'Mimi' Vaszary,

János Vaszary, (Hungarian, 1867-1939) - Maria 'Mimi' Vaszary,

Item Description:

János Vaszary, (Hungarian, 1867-1939) - Maria 'Mimi' Vaszary,

Other Notes
This is a portrait of János Vaszary's wife, Maria.  It was given to the current owner's grandfather who is Maria Vaszary's nephew.  It has never been publicly exhibited, and has been in the artist's family for more than 90 years.  The family immigrated to the United States in 1951 and the painting was sent from Hungary in 1970.  When it was sent the Hungarian government would not allow the frame to leave the country.

Condition:

Stretcher replaced, relined, areas of inpainting to left and right background and upper middle, revarnished.

Medium:

Oil on canvas,

Signature:

Unsigned.

Provenance:

Provenance János Vaszary, thence by descent.

Dimensions:

H: 39 3/4 W: 31 1/2

About The Artist:

János Vaszary

THIS ITEM HAS PASSED

AUCTION BY:

SIMILAR AUCTIONS

Check out our auctions with similar lots.