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    E. MARTIN HENNINGS (American, 1886-1956)
    Hands of Toil, Chioggia, Italy, 1927
    Oil on canvas laid on board
    30 x 30 inches (76.2 x 76.2 cm)
    Signed lower right: E. Martin Hennings
    Titled and dated verso: "Hand of Toil" / Chioggia Italy 1927

    PROVENANCE:
    The artist;
    By descent to the artist's wife;
    Private collection, Southern California.

    EXHIBITED:
    Museum of New Mexico, Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, New Mexico, "Ernest Martin Hennings: The Influence of New Mexico", 1986, no. 22 (label verso).


    More information about E. MARTIN HENNINGS, also known as Hennings, Ernest Martin, E. Martin Hennings.

    Condition Report*: Appears to be several possible minor surface accretions or spots of surface residue near lower center of composition; under UV exam, appear to be possible very minor touchups in woman's drapery in lower left quadrant, but varnish layer makes painting surface difficult to read; otherwise, appears to be in overall good condition. Framed Dimensions 35.5 X 35.5 Inches
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    May, 2013
    11th Saturday
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