Description

    Bror Julius Olsson Nordfeldt (American, 1878-1955)
    School of Fish, 1949
    Oil on canvas
    26 x 32 inches (66.0 x 81.3 cm)
    Signed lower right: Nordfeldt
    Signed, dated, titled, and inscribed on stretcher: "School of Fish" 1949 BJO Nordfeldt (for Louis Wille)

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection, Dallas.




    Condition Report*:

    Unlined canvas; there appears to be light overall surface grime; a few spots with extremely faint craquelure; a tiny pinhole beneath far right fish's belly; a small flake of loss in rock at center bottom edge; a small area of cupping with a few cracks and miniscule flakes of loss in white pigment to the left of signature; under UV exam, there appears to be no previous restoration. Framed Dimensions 32.25 X 38.25 Inches

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    May, 2016
    7th Saturday
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