Description

    YVONNE TWINING (American, 1907-2004)
    Waterfront, 1939
    Oil on canvas
    22 x 28 inches (55.9 x 71.1 cm)
    Signed lower left: Yvonne Twining '39
    Inscribed verso: W.P.A 1939 / Medium: Oil on canvas / Size: 22 x 28" / Title: "Waterfront" / Finished: August 30, 1939 / Artist: Yvonne Twining


    Condition Report*:

    Unlined canvas; surface grime visible in sky; faint stretcher creases along top and right edges; light craquelure, particularly in sky; approx. 2.25-inch tear near far left bottom edge; under UV exam, there appear to be scattered areas of inpainting in street scene, including nearest buildings and factory at far left, as well as a 4-inch horizontal area extending from upper right edge; considerable fluorescence in areas of smoke in sky, but it is unclear whether this is the artist's original intent or older restoration. Framed Dimensions 29.25 X 35.25 Inches

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2013
    5th Thursday
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