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    JOSEPH CHRISTIAN LEYENDECKER (American, 1874-1951)
    Man with Narrow Tie, Cluett Shirts Arrow Collar advertisement, 1910
    Oil on canvas laid on panel
    19-3/8 x 16-7/8 inches (49.2 x 42.9 cm)
    Cluett, Peabody & Co., Inc. copyright labels verso

    The present work was featured in Cluett Shirt advertisements with the caption, "A Cluett Shirt deserves the approval of the man who wishes to avoid the commonplace in dress." Arrow Shirts has released their right of first refusal- good title will be transferred to the winning bidder.

    More information about JOSEPH CHRISTIAN LEYENDECKER, also known as Leyendecker, Joseph Christian, Joseph Christian Leyendecker.

    Condition Report*: Minor frame abrasions along top, left and bottom extreme edges; small surface blemishes along edges visible under raking light, which are most likely raised nailheads in panel support under canvas; uneven, discolored varnish layer visible in man's right elbow; under UV exam, there appears to be inpainting along top, left and right extreme edges, particularly left half of top edge and bottom half of left edge, multiple spots in and along man's pants, an approx. 4-1/2 inches long vertical line along upper center left edge, and an approx. 8 inches long horizontal line through man's forehead at center top edge. Framed Dimensions 25.25 X 22.75 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
    May, 2014
    10th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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