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    GLADYS LEE JESPO WILES (American, 1888-1983)
    Girl with a Doll, 1918
    Oil on canvas
    48-1/4 x 33-1/4 inches (122.6 x 84.5 cm)
    Signed and dated upper right: Gladys Wiles / 1918


    Gladys Wiles is the daughter of artist Irving Ramsey Wiles (1861-1948) and the granddaughter of Lemuel Wiles (1826-1905). In addition to studying with her father, Wiles was trained under the guidance of Kenyon Cox and William Merritt Chase.


    Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Wax-lined canvas; minor frame wear along tope extreme edge; faint stretcher creases along edges; light craquelure in bottom half of composition; stable surface; under UV exam, there appear to be 2 lines of inpainting near the top of girl's skirt, and multiple lines and dots of inpainting in negatives space in upper right quadrant, all approx. 2 inches long or smaller.  Framed Dimensions 52 X 37 Inches

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2014
    13th-14th Saturday-Sunday
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