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    Description

    Amos Sewell (American, 1901-1983)
    The Dance, The Saturday Evening Post cover, January 30, 1960
    Oil on board
    26-1/2 x 24-1/2 inches (67.3 x 62.2 cm)
    Signed lower right: Amos / Sewell

    PROPERTY FROM THE IRI COLLECTION

    PROVENANCE:
    Charles Martignette;
    Estate of the above;
    Heritage Auctions, Dallas, February 18, 2010, lot 87350;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    Estimate: $15,000 - $25,000.

    Condition Report*: Board slightly warped and loosened in frame; slight buckling of top layer of board beneath basketball net (1" region); a crack with lifting and loss above far right figure's head; under UV light, there appears to an uneven varnish layer that makes reading this painting difficult - possible inpaint to the right of central female figure.
    Framed Dimensions 40.5 X 38.5 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    October
    11th Friday
    Auction Dates
    November
    1st Friday
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    112 Days
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