DescriptionALEXANDER SHARPE ROSS (American, 1908-1990)
The Colonel's Wife, Cosmopolitan magazine interior story illustration, June 1952
Watercolor and gouache on paper laid on board
17 x 24 in. (sight)
Signed lower left
A copy of the Cosmopolitan magazine issue for June 1952 accompanies this lot.
There appears to be surface wear throughout, with minor hairline abrasions and light surface scuffs; the work is buckling within the center; otherwise, no visible condition issues. Matted and framed under glass to an overall size of 26 x 33 inches.
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