Maynard Dixon (American, 1875-1946)
    Modern Man and Woman, Rotunda Dome of the Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco preliminary, 1934
    Gouache on board
    27-1/2 x 24-1/2 inches (69.9 x 62.2 cm) (sight)
    Signed and dated lower left: Maynard Dixon / 34

    Private collection, Texas;
    Heritage Auctions, Dallas, November 20, 2010, lot 76258;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.

    This work is one of eight original panels created for the Rotunda Dome of the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco, California. The lot is accompanied by a letter of authenticity from Dr. Mark Sublette and will be included in the upcoming catalogue raisonné for Maynard Dixon.

    Condition Report*:

    There appears to be scattered faint hairline abrasions, none affecting figures; margins have wear including discoloration and loss, not visible when framed; framed under museum glass. Framed Dimensions 35.75 X 30.75 Inches

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