DescriptionJOHN WALTER SCOTT (American, 1907-1987)
Shoot-Out, Star Detective Stories pulp cover, July 1938
Oil on canvas
29 x 20.25 in.
Signed lower right
From the Estate of Charles Martignette.
This painting was published as a pulp cover twice: first as the cover for Star Detective Stories, July 1938, and with a second publication as the cover for Detective Short Stories, June 1941.
Water damage verso has caused the canvas to undulate; scattered areas of faint craquelure; stretcher creases visible; light surface gime; paint layer is stable. Not framed.
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