01-28-2011 01-28-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2535B Boston
January 28, 2011 12:00 PMCalender

Manuel de la Rosa (Spanish, 1860-1924) Dove and Flowers

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2535B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 28, 2011 12:00PM


Manuel de la Rosa (Spanish, 1860-1924)

Dove and Flowers
Signed "M. de la Rosa" l.r., with a label from Schumann's Sons, New York, on the
frame backing.
Oil on panel, 30 3/8 x 17 in. (77.3 x 43.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Frame abrasions, light surface grime.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Pigment fluorescence in the blossoms does not appear to be retouch. Surface grime in the form of some dripped liquid mainly upper right quadrant. Minor paint losses and abrasions from frame liner. Painting is on a beveled wood panel, inscribed verso "3091/Schuman [sic] Sons" and "Schulman [sic]" in pencil.

The printed label on the backing paper reads, "SCHUMANN'S SONS,/716 Fifth Ave. & 2 West 56th St.,/New York."


Manuel de la Rosa, Sons