Description

    Francis Criss (American, 1901-1973)
    Third Avenue El, circa 1933
    Oil on canvas
    25-1/4 x 19 inches (64.1 x 48.3 cm)
    Signed lower left: Criss

    PROVENANCE:
    ACA Galleries, New York:
    Sid Deutsch Gallery, New York;
    Collection of Edward R. Downe, Jr.;
    Private collection, New Jersey, 1992;
    Private University, gift from the above, 2000.

    EXHIBITED:
    Owen Gallery, New York, "American Modern," April 12-June 12, 2001.





    Condition Report*:

    Unlined canvas; craquelure, however, surface is stable; an approx. 1 inch surface abrasion in sky at upper left quadrant; under UV light, there appears to be an approx. 1/2 x 1 inch repair at center as well as possible crackfill in lower right quadrant. Framed Dimensions 28.5 X 22.25 Inches

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