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    Viktor Schreckengost (American, 1906-2008)
    Old Town, 1992
    Watercolor with sepia ink on Strathmore board
    30 x 40 inches (76.2 x 101.6 cm)
    Signed lower right: VIKTOR SCHRECKENGOST

    EXHIBITED:
    Reinberger Gallery, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, "Faculty Show," October 30-November 20, 1992;
    Novelty, Ohio, "Russell Art Show," June 4-19, 1994;
    Winton Place, Lakewood, Ohio, "Malvina Freedson Memorial Show," October 1995.

    The vivid watercolor records a panoramic view of red tile roofs and green spires which caught Viktor's eye in the Old Town of Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, which he and his second wife, Gene, visited together.


    Condition Report*: Work remains in good overall condition; framed under glass in a Schreckengost-designed frame of walnut sides and white face, created by The Bonfoey Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio. Framed Dimensions 39 X 49 Inches
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    May, 2016
    13th Friday
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