A rare chance to buy an original piece of signed art work from the famous swiss natature artist ROBERT HAINARD.
A woodcut on Japan paper of a group of badgers in a wood.
This picture has been owned by me since it was bought from an exhabition in 1981.sadley it was damaged in transit over 4 years ago and i have not got round to restoring it,although I recently got quotes from specilist paper restores,the quotes ranged from £250-350.
Condition Damaged, the main damage is to the left hand top corner,where there is a tear and a small loss of paper caused by glass ripping it,size of scratch 4inches long approx with loss of paper about 2inches into it on a tree trunk in the picture.There are scratches to the bottom of the bottom of the picture ,although faint ,it is under the badgers feet ,a small tear to the bottom badgers face,allso the white paper surrounding the wood cut has damage,small tears to the right hand side,left hand side edge and top of picture just above the main picture.The white paper has also got some fold marks on the left hand side top and bottom.
Size of entire picture 19x15 inches ,size of coloured area 11x14.
All gallery labels on the back board ,Original wood frame,but NO GLASS PRESENT.
This beautiful woodcut by the highly collected artist Robert Hainard ,t ruly deserves restoration as his artwork is very much sought after,the prices reflecting this.This is a rare oppertunity to buy a piece of his art ,even though it is damaged it can be restored.