DescriptionGIOSUE DE BENEDICTIS (Italian/American 1874-1958)
The Empty Sleeve, c. 1930
Oil on canvas
34 x 28 inches
Signed lower left G. De Benedictis
Label verso: Boston Tercentenary, Boston Academy of Fine Arts, 1930, Fine Arts Exhibition, Price $1,000, Benedictis' address given as 485 Boylston St., Boston
Acquired by the current owner from the artist's estate, Boston, MA
Giosue De Benedictis was born in Vittorito, Italy, the son of a woodworker. He was educated in the United States where he studied art at the Boston Museum School.
Cracking throughout. Three small areas of damage inpainting in the background. Scattered pinpoint losses largely in the background, otherwise good condition.
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