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    Alberto Vargas (American, 1896-1982)
    Three of Hearts, Vargas Girl playing cards, circa 1940s
    Pencil and watercolor on paper
    13.25 x 19 in. (sight)
    Signed lower left

    PROVENANCE:
    The artist;
    Estate of the above;
    San Francisco Art Exchange, 1985;
    Private collection, acquired from the above.
    Heritage Auctions, June 27, 2012, lot 78231;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    More information about Alberto Vargas, also known as Vargas, Alberto, Alberto Vargas.

    Condition Report*: Handling creases on the center right edge, the largest being 3.5-inched in size; light undualtion to paper on the upper extreme edge; faint foxing throughout; 0.5-inch tear on the top left edge and 1-inch linear accretion; otherwise visually in good condition; not exmained outside of frame. Framed under plexi-glass to an overall size of 23 x 28.5 inches.
    *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.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2018
    12th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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