Description

    Richard Whorf (American, 1906-1966)
    Hoover Year: Theater for Sale, 1943
    Oil on board
    12 x 11-1/2 inches (30.5 x 29.2 cm)
    Signed and dated lower left: Richard Whorf 43
    Signed and titled on the reverse: Hoover Year / R. Whorf

    PROVENANCE:
    Christie's, New York, December 13, 2007, lot 143;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.

    The theater depicted in the present work is the iconic Imperial Theatre in New York.


    Condition Report*:

    There are some scattered minor abrasions and light surface scuffs; there appears to be some frame wear along the edges; this work could benefit from a cleaning. Framed Dimensions 14 X 13.5 Inches

    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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