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    JOSEPH CHRISTIAN LEYENDECKER (American, 1874-1951)
    Startled Pilgrim, The Saturday Evening Post cover, November 27, 1920
    Oil on canvas
    28 x 21 in.
    Monogrammed lower right

    Leyendecker's much lauded painting style is impeccably realized in this beautiful Thanksgiving-themed Post cover.

    Judy Goffman Fine Art, New York (label verso).

    Condition Report*:

    Scattered areas of light craquelure throughout; no evidence of in-painting when examined under black light. Re-lined canvas. Framed to an overall size of 33.5 x 26.5 inches.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2012
    13th-14th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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