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Kenneth Frazier (American, 1867-1949) Woman Seated in a Wicker Chair with a Dog

Auction:
3217T
Lot:
1003
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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Auction:
Discovery - 3217T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Kenneth Frazier (American, 1867-1949)

Woman Seated in a Wicker Chair with a Dog
. Signed "Kenneth Frazier" l.l., identified on a label from The Westmoreland County Museum of Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania (see below), and on an unattributed printed label, both affixed to the frame backing board. Oil on canvas, 25 x 30 in., framed. Condition: Minor retouch to l.l. corner, scattered minor surface abrasions.

Provenance: The estate of Richard Mellon Scaife, Pennsylvania. The proceeds from the sale of this lot will benefit a Pennsylvania art institution.

Exhibitions: Kenneth Frazier, 1867-1949, American Impressionist, The Westmoreland County Museum of Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania, October 6-28, 1979; FAR Gallery, New York, November 3-December 1, 1979; Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretto, Pennsylvania, May 17-June 22, 1980.
Estimate $800-1,200

Frame dimensions are 32 x 36 3/4 in.
Shipper's label from W.S. Budworth & Sons, New York, affixed to the stretcher.

Under UV examination there are three small dots of what seems to be retouch in the l.l. corner, 2-1/2 inches above the signature.




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Keywords

Kenneth Frazier, Frazier, Greensburg station, Greensburg, Pennsylvania, National Register of Historic Places in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh metropolitan area, Richard Mellon Scaife, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, States of the United States, Westmoreland, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, Greensburg, Loretto

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