Description

    Attributed to RAFAEL DE SOTO (American, 1904-1992)
    Detective Magazine cover illustration, November 1945
    Oil on board
    17.5 x 13.5 in.
    Not signed

    This illustration appeared on the cover of Detective Magazine, November 1945 issue.

    Included with this lot is a copy of the magazine.

    From the Estate of John McLaughlin.


    Condition Report*:

    There is a one inch area in the central region of piece which when examined undr UV light fluoresces slightly but may be original pigment; there does not appear to be any other inpainting.  Framed to an overall size of 24 x 20 inches.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2010
    17th Tuesday
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