Description

    Morton Roberts (American, 1927-1964)
    Assassination of Stolypin, Original interior illustration for Life Magazine, January 27, 1958
    Oil on canvas
    25 x 21-1/2 inches (63.5 x 54.6 cm)
    Signed lower left: Roberts

    PROVENANCE:
    The Exeter Art Gallery, Marblehead, Massachusetts;
    John H. Wollenhaupt, Lynn, Massachusetts;
    Acquired from the above.

    This work is accompanied by a copy of Life Magazine's January 27, 1958 issue.

    Property from the Estate of Charles Schalebaum


    Condition Report*:

    A few scattered flakes of loss,most notably in the heads of the far left figures; one 1-1/2 inch horizontal indention to the lower left; a few areas of minor craquelure; a few areas where pigment is thin; there appears to be scattered areas with inpaint throughout, most notably in the figure's clothing. Framed Dimensions 30 X 26 Inches

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    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Framed - without Glass, Medium (view shipping information)

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