09-09-2011 09-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2560B Boston
September 9, 2011 12:00 PMCalender

Sidney Wolfson (American, 1911-1973) Untitled

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2560B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 09, 2011 12:00PM


Sidney Wolfson (American, 1911-1973)

Signed and dated "Sidney Wolfson 1952" on the reverse.
Oil on canvasboard, 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Mounted to panel, minor surface abrasions, surface grime, craquelure.
Estimate $600-800

Scattered small abrasions, dings, lines of craquelure, and stray marks, particularly in the lower half. Craquelure with lifing (1/4 in.) l.c. Paint losses along left edge. Abrasion l.c. measruing 1-1/2 in. with some paint loss and craquelure. Abrasion (1/2") with paint loss l.c. in cream colored stripe. Paint loss to top layer u.r. corner and to lesser extent to l.r. corner. Staining lower edge. Surface grime, natural pigment fluorescence with no evidence of any retouch.


Sidney Wolfson