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    ALBERT BECK WENZELL (American, 1864-1917)
    Until After Easter, 1900
    Gouache on paper laid on board
    28-1/2 x 40-1/2 inches (72.4 x 102.9 cm) (sheet)
    Signed and dated lower right: AB Wenzell 1900

    Mrs. Grant Gould Speer;
    Friday Morning Club, Westwood, California, gift from the above;
    Illustration House, New York, May 20, 2006, lot 94.

    P. F. Collier & Son, "The Passing Show: Drawings by A.B. Wenzell," 1900, n.p.

    The present work is accompanied by a newspaper clipping on the artist, previous owner documentation, and a copy of the above referenced book.

    Condition Report*: Presents nicely in frame; when examined out of frame, apparent that work is adhered to foam board with black tape; minor mat burn and toning along extreme outer edges as well as small pinholes; flecks of paper loss along left extreme edge with a small triangular abrasion near lower left corner; faint pencil marks visible along left side; framed under acrylic. Framed Dimensions 45.5 X 57.5 Inches
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    May, 2015
    2nd Saturday
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