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3353T Marlborough
March 10, 2020 12:00PM - March 23, 2020 7:00PMCalender
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Robert Lawson (American, 20th Century) Abstract

 
Auction: Discovery - 3353T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: March 10, 2020 12:00PM

Description:

Robert Lawson (American, 20th Century)

Abstract. Signed "Lawson" l.r., with a label from a Los Angeles framer affixed to the fragmentary cardboard backing, and with various inventory notations and calculations on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 36 x 48 in., framed. Condition: Good.

N.B. Robert Lawson is sometimes listed with the birth year of 1920. The label on the cardboard backing says the work was custom framed for Newbern Co.

A brief biography for the artist is quoted here: "Lawson was born in New Orleans in 1920, studied art in New York City, then in Paris 1948. Returned to United States California. Gained recognition for his abstracts in the 1970's." (1)

1. https://www.rubylane.com/item/741898-Ax2e1485-11/Signed-Abstract-Painting-Robert-Lawson-1920 (accessed 1/31/2020)
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

Los Angeles, New Orleans, New York City, Paris