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Paul W. Fuerstenberg (American, 1875-1953) Still Life with a Red Geranium.

Auction:
2957T
Lot:
1232
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Discovery - 2957T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 10, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Paul W. Fuerstenberg (American, 1875-1953)

Still Life with a Red Geranium. Signed "P. Fuerstenberg" l.l., inscribed "Paul W. Fuerstenberg/30 Fairview Ave/NY" in pencil on the back of the frame. Oil on canvas, 18 x 15 in., framed. Condition: Lined, minor retouch, craquelure with small areas of paint loss, surface grime.

N.B. There is a clipping pasted to the back of the frame with a quote from Winston Churchill, "You can live a long time with a geranium."
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Winston Churchill, Paul W. Fuerstenberg, Conservation and restoration of paintings, Craquelure, Geranium, Pottery, Retouch

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