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After Robert Riggs, Mid-20th Century, The Impossible Play.

Auction:
2431
Lot:
902
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

After Robert Riggs, Mid-20th Century,

The Impossible Play. Signed "Backstrom" l.r. Oil on cardboard panel, after the painting titled "The Impossible Play" by Robert Riggs, 40 x 95 1/2 in., in original molded wood frame. Condition: Superfluous ballpoint pen signature l.r. partially over artist's signature, abrasions with paint losses.

Estimate $2,000-4,000

There are about 12 abraded spots, most are about 1/2 - 3/4 in. and fairly unobtrusive, the largest is about 1/12 x 1/3 in. in crowd several inches to the rt. of batter''s head.

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