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    Olaf Carl Seltzer (American, 1877-1957)
    Warrior at the Watering Hole
    Watercolor, gouache, and pencil on board
    21-1/4 x 13 inches (54.0 x 33.0 cm)
    Signed lower left: OC Seltzer

    Property from a Palm Beach Estate

    PROVENANCE:
    John R. Howard Fine Art, Missoula, Montana;
    Hugh and Gay Eaton, Aspen, Colorado, acquired from the above, 1999;
    Sotheby's, New York, May 21, 2015, lot 32;
    Private collection, Palm Beach, Florida, acquired from the above;
    Estate of the above.

    EXHIBITED:
    The Meloy Gallery, Museum of Fine Arts, The University of Montana, Missoula, Montana, "Masters of the Medium: Great Painters of the American West," August-September 1999.


    More information about Olaf Carl Seltzer, also known as Seltzer, Olaf Carl, .

    Condition Report*: Framed under glass. The paperboard is irregularly cut, which has trimmed the extreme lower edge of the signature. 2 inch repair along the upper left edge. Board is slightly concave. Vestiges of old adhesive along the extreme edges of the board, verso. Toning to the board. Spots of water damage on the reverse, not visible recto.
    Framed Dimensions 29.5 X 21.5 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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    November, 2021
    5th Friday
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