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    ANDREW LOOMIS (American, 1892-1959)
    Tiny Tawker, Brown & Bigelow calendar illustration, 1955-56
    Oil on canvas laid on masonite
    20 x 24 in.
    Signed lower right


    Condition Report*: Minor frame wear along top and right extreme edges; hairline cracks to the left of Tiny Tawker's right hand, through boy's straw hat and green background at far right, and in the wall to the right of Tiny Tawker; under UV exam, there appears to be minor inpainting in the grass to the left and right of boy at left, small dots in his hair, pants and left arm, spots in boy at right's overall strap, in the tall grass below his fishing pole, in Tiny Tawker's hat, clothing and in the rock directly behind him, as well as an approx. 4.5 x 1 spot from Tiny Tawker's right wrist to the center bottom extreme edge; framed to an overall size of 25.5 x 29.5 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.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2014
    17th-18th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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