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    Alfred H. Mauer (American, 1868-1932)
    Abstract Portrait, circa 1930
    Gouache on paper
    21-1/4 x 17-3/4 inches (54.0 x 45.1 cm) (sheet)
    Signed lower left: A.H. Mauer

    PROVENANCE:
    The artist;
    Estate of the above, 1932;
    Mrs. Eugenia Maurer Fuerstenberg, the artist's sister, and Alfred H. Maurer, the artist's nephew, 1941;
    Hudson D. Walker, New York, 1941;
    Sylvan Cole;
    Babcock Galleries, New York;
    Private collection, New York;
    Heritage Auctions, Dallas, November 11, 2009, lot 66037;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    Condition Report*: Sheet is hinged at top corners verso; two tiny notches of loss at lower corners and tiny pinholes at top corners with tiny approx. .25 inch tear at center top edge; slight toning along edges of sheet; soft handling creases; possible trimming along upper right edge; craquelure and a few tiny flakes of loss in light blue rectangle in upper left quadrant; framed under glass.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2017
    17th-19th Friday-Sunday
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