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    FRANK C. PENFOLD (American, 1849-1921)
    A Waiting Place at the Fountain, 1883
    Oil on canvas
    16 x 12-3/4 inches (40.6 x 32.5 cm)
    Signed and dated lower left: 1883/F.C. Penfold
    Label verso: 8. Waiting Place At The Fountain/The wonderful versatility of Mr. Penfold's work cannot fail of notice. Here is something entirely different, so far. The girl's face is a study of pensive thought. Notice the handling of textures, flesh, muslin, earthenware


    Condition Report*: Normal wear commensurate with age, craquelure, surface dirt and old varnish.
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    Auction Dates
    May, 2008
    9th Friday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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