Description

    EDGAR HUNT (British, 1876-1953)
    Rabbits, Chickens, and Pigeons, 1948
    Oil on board
    12 x 16 inches (30.5 x 40.6 cm)
    Signed and dated lower left: E. Hunt 1948

    PROVENANCE:
    Frost & Reed, London (F.R. registered number 24533; label verso);
    The Sporting Gallery and Bookshop, Inc., New York (label verso);
    Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Tucker, Plano, Texas.


    Condition Report*:

    Overall very good condition; under UV examination, minor scattered in-painting (several flecks on 2 middle roosters, white pigeon, central lettuce, and ivy leaves, and several flecks along bottom ground); left bench leg and hutch slightly interior reinforced.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2011
    17th Tuesday
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