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Ernest Martin Hennings (American, 1886-1956) Taos Profile (Study of Frank Samora)

Auction:
3203B
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3203B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Ernest Martin Hennings (American, 1886-1956)

Taos Profile (Study of Frank Samora)
Signed and titled "E. Martin Hennings..." on the reverse, with a framer's label or similar initialed "KW" affixed to the reverse.
Oil on academy board, 14 x 14 in. (35.5 x 35.5 cm), in a period, if not original, frame.
Condition: Varnish discoloration, surface grime.

Provenance: Marshall P. Blankarn (1901-1987), Princeton, New Jersey, and New York City, to his nephew.
Estimate $40,000-60,000


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.

Keywords

Marshall P. Blankarn, Ernest Martin Hennings, Frank Samora, New York City, Princeton, Artists of the American West, Hennings, Taos Society of Artists, Visual arts

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