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3248B Boston
May 10, 2019 10:00AMCalender

William Jurian Kaula (American, 1871-1953) Sunset in Normandy

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3248B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 10, 2019 10:00AM


William Jurian Kaula (American, 1871-1953)

Sunset in Normandy
Signed "WILLIAM J. KAULA" l.l., identified on an unattributed exhibition label affixed to the reverse.
Oil on academy board, 10 x 12 7/8 in. (25.5 x 32.7 cm), framed.
Condition: Scattered small paint losses, surface grime.
Estimate $600-800

The losses are tiny (1/8 in or smaller) losses, primarily to the tops of impasto in the green pigments in the lower right quadrant. The work might benefit from cleaning.

The exhibition label appears to be in the artist's hand and gives his address as 311 Fenway Studios, Boston. The frame bears a label from Caverly's, Boston, on the back. The frame dimensions are 15 7/8 x 18 5/8 in.

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