Live Auction

The Collection of Mario Buatta - Day 1

Fri, Mar 13, 2020 11:00AM EDT
Lot 34

Dutch Polychrome Painted and Embossed Leather Six Panel Screen

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$200 $50
$500 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000

7 ft. 11 in. x 21 1/2 in. (each panel). 


Numerous tears, some with associated losses. Scattered in-painting and lifting throughout. Surface residue. Leather stiff. Losses all along the bottom of screen from water damage.The first panel with a 19 1/2 in. horizontal tear, a 14 in. vertical tear near left edge middle with associated losses and another 19 1/2 in. horizontal 2/3 of the way down with numerous others.The second panel with a 14 in. loss at the top vertical along left edge with a 13 1/2 in. vertical repair.The third panel with an 18 in. tear at the top with associated losses along the right side approx. 20 in., with smaller tears and borders lifting.The fourth panel with a 6 in. tear at top, a 19 in. tear throughout figured in pavilion, with losses and lifting. Along the bottom a 1/2 in. small tear with losses.The fifth panel with tears along the left side of the panel with losses and hole at bottom. A 19 in. horizontal tear middle lower section with losses and fraying along right side with bottom missing.The sixth panel with two 20 in. repairs on the top half, then a 25 in. L-shaped tear and a 20" tear in the middle, a 10 in. vertical tear on the left side and various smaller tears.Not withstanding this report or any discussion concerning condition of a lot, all lots are offered and sold "as is" in accordance with our conditions of sale.