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ALBERTO VARGAS (American, 1896-1982). Brunette in Blue with Phone (Maxine Emitt), circa 1952. Watercolor on board. 30 x ...

2013 Apr 11 - 12 Beverly Hills Signature Illustration Art Auction #5126

 
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Auction Ended On: Apr 11, 2013
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Location: Heritage Auctions - Beverly Hills
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Description:
ALBERTO VARGAS (American, 1896-1982)
Brunette in Blue with Phone (Maxine Emitt), circa 1952
Watercolor on board
30 x 20 in.
Signed lower left

PROVENANCE:
The artist;
Astrid Vargas-Conte;
Patty Conte.

Please note that as with all of our lots, the copyright for this artwork is not sold with the physical painting.

Condition Report*:

Image presents very well overall. Adheisve on the bottom and top extreme edges; moderate surface dirt on the border edges; light loss to the extreme corners; repaired 3-inch abrasion on the center right edge, two small areas to the left of figure's left foot, a 2-inch area to the left of the bow and a minor area above figure's head; a faint horizontal crease extending through the center of the board. Not framed.

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