DescriptionAnton Otto Fischer (American, 1882-1962)
Fresh Draft of Prisoners, Saturday Evening Post interior illustration, 1931
Oil on canvas
19 x 30 in.
Signed and dated lower right
Schoonover Studios, Ltd.;
Bonham's, New York, October 15, 2012, lot 16;
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
Anton Otto Fischer was a student of master illustrator Howard Pyle.
Unlined canvas; minor areas of craquelure; under UV light, a thick discolored varnish makes previous restoration difficult to discern; framed to 36 x 30.25 inches.
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