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Joseph De Martini (American, 1896-1984) East Side, Sunday

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Auction: Discovery - 2742TLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: August 21, 2014 10:00AM


Joseph De Martini (American, 1896-1984)

East Side, Sunday. Signed "Joseph DE MARTINI" l.r., identified on labels from William Macbeth, Inc., New York, the Springville High School Art Association, Inc., Springville, Utah, and the Addison Gallery, Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, affixed to the reverse, and with a stamp and inventory number "A901" from William Macbeth, Inc, on the stretcher. Oil on board, 16 1/2 x 23 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Retouch or varnish inconsistency at the u.l. corner, surface grime.

Provenance: Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, New Hampshire, sold to benefit the acquisitions fund.
Estimate $700-900

Frame bears a label from the American Federation of Arts Traveling Exhibition, indicating that the frame was once on a different painting by De Martini, "Portrait of Luisi, 1934."

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.


Springville High School Art Association Inc., William Macbeth Inc., Massachusetts, Phillips Academy, Springville High School Art Association, Utah, Addison Gallery, Andover, Manchester, New Hampshire, Currier Museum of Art, American Federation of Arts Traveling Exhibition