Description

    LOIS MAILOU JONES (American, 1905-1998)
    Still Life with Fruit and African Mask, Haiti, 1957
    Oil on canvas
    22 x 27 inches (55.9 x 68.6 cm)
    Signed, dated, and inscribed lower right: LoÏs M. Jones / HaÏti 1957

    PROVENANCE:
    The artist;
    Private collection, Florida, acquired from the above, 1996.


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

    Condition Report*:

    Unlined canvas; there appears to be light frame wear along extreme edges; two minor surface abrasions near center top edge; few areas of light cracking; possible discoloration at center bottom edge; there appears to be no inpainting under UV exam.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2015
    2nd Saturday
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