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Stanley Robert Boxer (American, 1926-2000) Limnedofatautwhere

Auction:
3140B
Lot:
374
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$6,765$5,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3140B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 21, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Stanley Robert Boxer (American, 1926-2000)

Limnedofatautwhere
Signed, dated, and inscribed "©/S Boxer/4/87/B6-87" on the reverse, titled on the stretcher, with a label from Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, affixed to the stretcher and an unattributed printed label affixed to the side of the frame.
Oil on linen, 75 x 80 in. (190.5 x 203.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Drying cracks, lifting, and flaking with scattered paint losses, all to areas of impasto, surface grime.

Provenance: Collection of Charlene Engelhard.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Stamped "THE STRETCHER COMPANY/153 WAVERLY PLACE, NYC 10014 989-3939" on the left vertical stretcher bar.

The craquelure and drying cracks are predominantly in the areas of greatest impasto. The orange paint at upper left is lifting and flaking. There is a loss to an area of impasto at center right.


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.

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Charlene Engelhard, Stanley Robert Boxer, British music, Culture, Engelhard, Grime, Music, Stretcher

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