Hermann Humphrey Morres (Hungarian, 1885-1971) is a Hungarian visual artist who was born in 1885. Few works by the artist have been sold at auction with a notable exception being 'The daydream' sold at Christie's. Most of his work has been sold in galleries, and remain in notable private collections. This is a large painting that will be a significant acquisition.
Medium: Oil on canvas laid on panel.
Title: "Japanese Courtyard"
Size: 20 by 31 1/2 inches (50.8 x 80.0 cm)
Signed lower right: "H Humphrey Morres"
Condition: There appears to be craquelure and a few flakes of loss, most notably along edges. Light surface grime. Under UV exam, there appears to be small touches of inpaint scattered throughout and an uneven varnish layer. Framed under glass.
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