Description

    THOMAS MORAN (American, 1837-1926)
    A Bit of Acoma, New Mexico, 1911
    Oil on canvas
    10-1/8 x 12-1/4 inches (25.7 x 31.1 cm)
    Inscribed, signed with initials in monogram, and dated lower right: Acoma / TM 1911
    Bears artist's thumbprint lower left
    Titled on label verso

    PROVENANCE:
    Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Chester R. Colpitt, Tulsa, Oklahoma;
    By descent to the granddaughter of the above.

    This painting will be included in Stephen L. Good and Phyllis Braff's forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist's works.


    Condition Report*:

    Unlined canvas; stretcher creases along all four edges; faint craquelure throughout; stable surface; under UV exam, appears to be scattered minor crack-fill in-painting throughout sky, particularly in upper left quadrant, as well as a quarter-size spot of minor in-painting at far right extreme top edge, and two small dots of possible in-painting in lower right quadrant, but may be original pigment. Framed Dimensions 14.75 X 16.625 Inches

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