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    Jan Matulka (American, 1890-1972)
    Mask Shell Vine, 1933
    Oil and sand on canvas laid on board
    36 x 29-1/2 inches (91.4 x 74.9 cm)
    Signed lower left: Matulka
    Dated on label affixed to the reverse: 1933

    PROVENANCE:
    ACA Gallery, New York;
    Galerie Bellman, New York;
    Private collection, New Jersey, 1992;
    Private University, gift from the above, 2000.

    EXHIBITED:
    Berry-Hill Galleries, New York, "Masters of American Modernism," 2000.





    Condition Report*: Minor craquelure; a small flake of loss in table beneath objects; under UV light, there appear to be scattered small dots of inpaint; an approx. 2 inch vertical line of inpaint near center right edge; two sections of inpaint in folds of white in lower right quadrant; framed under glass. Framed Dimensions 41.5 X 35.5 Inches
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    Auction Dates
    May, 2018
    4th Friday
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