01-27-2017 01-28-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2977B Boston
January 27, 2017 12:00 PMCalender

Leon Kroll (American, 1884-1975) Drina

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2977B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 27, 2017 4:00PM


Leon Kroll (American, 1884-1975)

Signed "Leon Kroll" l.r., titled and stamped "Estate of Leon Kroll/Leon Kroll/Certified" on a partial stretcher bar affixed to the new stretcher, inscribed "#509 Leon Kroll-Drina (1928)..." on a second piece of stretcher similarly affixed, identified on labels from ACA Galleries and Keogh and Riehlman Fine Art, both of New York, affixed to the frame backing.
Oil on canvas, 35 1/2 x 27 in. (89.0 x 68.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, stretcher replaced, craquelure, scattered retouch, frame abrasions.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

Framed dimensions: 45 x 36 in.

Scattered retouch visible under ultraviolet light, the largest areas of retouch are in the upper right and lower left quadrants.

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Leon Kroll