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    Laverne Nelson Black (American, 1887-1938)
    Fiesta in Taos
    Oil on canvas
    32 x 42-1/8 inches (81.3 x 107.0 cm)
    Signed lower left: Laverne Nelson Black

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection;
    Sotheby's, New York, March 10, 1993, lot 54 (as Ration Days);
    Private collection, New Mexico.

    Proceeds from the sale of the present work will support the mission and vision of The Couse-Sharp Historic Site in Taos, New Mexico.


    Condition Report*: Original canvas. Canvas is slack; Stretcher bar lines visible with accompanying craquelure; Scattered craquelure, most noticeable within thicker pigments; Minor surface dust; Under UV exam, there does not appear to be any inpaint.
    Framed Dimensions 42 X 52 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2020
    3rd Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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