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    Frank Tenney Johnson (American, 1874-1939)
    A Light in the Night, 1936
    Oil on Masonite
    20 x 16 inches (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
    Signed and dated lower left: F. Tenney Johnson A.N.A / 1936
    Signed, dated, and titled on the reverse: A Light in the Night / by F.Tenney Johnson / 1936

    PROVENANCE:
    The artist;
    Private collection, acquired from the above;
    Collection of Norm Anderson (founder of Anderson Chevrolet), San Jose, California, by descent;
    By descent to the present owner.




    Estimate: $80,000 - $120,000.

    Condition Report*: No evidence of inpaint under UV light. Areas that fluoresce appear to be due to artist's pigment. Craquelure throughout. No major condition issues to note. Framed Dimensions 26.5 X 22.5 Inches
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    November
    8th Thursday
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