Description

    RAYMOND JOHNSON (American, 20th Century)
    The Naked Rich, paperback cover, 1953
    Oil on canvas laid on board
    27.5 x 21.25 in. (sheet)
    Not signed; titled and dated '1952' verso

    This illustration was published as the cover for The Naked Rich (originally titled September in Quinze) by Vivian Connell, Popular Giant G-115, 1953.


    Condition Report*:

    Extreme edges are slightly abraded, more so along right edge, with an abrasion and cupping near the upper right corner; small crease at upper right corner; corners are just lightly fraying; minor surface dirt along bottom edge; under UV exam, there appears to be possible strengthening in woman's hair; otherwise, no visible condition issues. Not framed.

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    May, 2015
    14th Thursday
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