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    Description

    Eduardo León Garrido (Spanish, 1856-1949)
    Two voluptuaries, circa 1890
    Oil on panel
    14-1/2 x 17-1/2 inches (36.8 x 44.5 cm); sight
    Signed upper left: E. L Garrido

    Property from the de Murias Family Collection, Havana, Cuba and New York, 1795-1926

    PROVENANCE:
    Studio of the artist, circa 1890;
    A. Herzog, Objects d'Art, Curiosities, Paris;
    Mr. & Mrs. Ramon Andres Ignacio de Murias, 1891;
    Fernando Enrique de Murias, New York, by descent from the above, 1907;
    Virginia de Murias, Babylon, New York, by descent from the above;
    Mr. Ramon de Murias, Babylon, New York, inherited from the estate of the above, 1953;
    Mrs. Ann-Carlin Borden de Murias, wife of the above, inherited from the estate of the above, 2004;
    Thence by descent to the present owner, 2006.




    Condition Report*: On stable panel. Frame abrasion at edges. Surface dust. Faint, finely patterned craquelure throughout. Not examined out of frame due to size.
    Under UV: streaky varnish fluoresces green unevenly. Retouching applied to address aforementioned frame abrasion at edges. Apparent strengthening to rosy points of the figure's cheeks and chin; this particular orange pigment, seen elsewhere in the work, fluoresces.
    Framed Dimensions 28.5 X 32 X 4.75 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2021
    3rd Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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