George Koch (1884-1951). Breaking WavesClick the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionGeorge Koch (1884-1951)
Oil on canvas
30 x 35 inches (76.2 x 88.9 cm)
Signed lower left: Geo. Koch
Inscribed on the reverse: Arch Rocks, Carmel
Babcock Galleries, New York;
Private collection, California.
Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000.
Original canvas. Difficult to read under UV light due to a heavy and uneven varnish layer. Possible area of inpaint in the upper right quadrant. Scattered touches of fluorescing throughout may be due to inpaint. 1 inch area of paint loss and flaking along the upper center edge of the frame. Light craquelure. Heavy surface dirt and yellowed varnish. The signature appears to fluoresce which may have been added or strengthened. Framed Dimensions 33 X 38 Inches
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