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    HENRIETTE WYETH (American, 1907-1997)
    Portrait of O'Brien Nicholas (Girl with Cyclamine), circa 1947
    Oil on canvas
    34 x 32 inches (86.4 x 81.3 cm)


    PROVENANCE:
    Mr. & Mrs. Edward M. Nicholas, Roswell, New Mexico (parents of the sitter and friends of the artist);
    By descent through the family to the present owner (daughter of the sitter).


    Condition Report*: Original canvas; stable surface; under UV exam, appears to be cosmetic over-painting in darker regions at upper right and upper left quadrants, an approx 2 x 1/2-inch spot of in-painting in figure's hair along her left cheek with another small dot in figure's hair by her left eye, an approx 2 x 3/4-inch spot of cosmetic over-painting along the blouse of figure's left shoulder, as well as a 4 x 2-inch spot along blouse of figure's right shoulder, and minor in-painting along center extreme left edge to address frame wear;   Framed Dimensions 39.5 X 37.5 Inches
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2012
    15th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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