Eric Sloane (American, 1905-1985)
Two Framed Landscapes: Palisades of Cimarron: The Old Pass Road 1925 and Barns in Snow
Cimarron unsigned, with a stamp from Funk & Wagnall's Company, New York, on the reverse, pen and ink with whiting on collaged cardstock, 8 1/4 x 10 3/8 in. (21.0 x 26.5 cm); Barns signed "Eric/Sloane N.A." l.l., dedicated, signed, and dated "To Nancy/Eric Sloane/1976" l.r., pen and ink with whiting on cardstock, sight size 9 3/4 x 17 in. (24.7 x 43.0 cm).
Condition: Cimarron with minor toning, acid burn to the edges of the sheet, scattered glue stains along the edge of the collaged sheet, craquelure to the whiting at lower right edge, staining and paper tape residue to the reverse; Barns with minor toning, acid burn to top and left edges of the sheet, not examined out of frames.
Provenance: A Connecticut estate.
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