DescriptionRafael Desoto (American, 1904-1992)
Blaze of Glory, Black Book Detective Magazine pulp cover, October 1934
Oil on canvas
30 x 21 in.
Initialed and dated lower left
From the Frank Collection.
Under UV exam, there appear to be scattered spots of inpainiting, mostly to address craquelure, with some small spots at the corners of the image, and there appears to be some strenghtening in the figures' hands and along their silhouettes; otherwise, the work remains in very good condition; framed to an overall size of 35 x 26 inches.
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