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George L.K. Morris (American, 1905-1975) Composition

Auction:
3248B
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$38,130$31,000

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

Description:

George L.K. Morris (American, 1905-1975)

Composition
Signed or inscribed and dated "G.L.K.MORRIS/1938" on the reverse, titled on a label from Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, New York, affixed to the reverse.
Oil on Masonite, 18 x 20 in. (45.5 x 51.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Some areas of natural pigment fluorescence, surface grime.

Provenance: From the artist to his friend in Paris, Russell Veit; to his son, Henri Veit; to the current owner.
Estimate $10,000-15,000

There are some areas where the varnish seems to have been applied unevenly. No further condition issues to report.

Framed dimensions: 24 1/2 x 26 1/2 in.


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Keywords

Henri Veit, George L.K. Morris, Russell Veit, British culture, Grime, Lawrence Salander, Music, Music genres, Paris

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