Description

    ROBERT CROFUT (American b. 1951)
    The Spirit of the Border, paperback cover
    Oil on canvas
    28 x 16.5 in.
    Signed lower left
    This piece was used on the cover of Zane Grey's novel, The Spirit of the Border, Tower Books, 1974.

    "Only a handful of riflemen could prevent the bloodiest massacre in history."


    A copy of the printed cover is attached to the back of the frame. Property from the Tip and Patricia Freeman Collection.


    Condition Report*:

    This piece has been matted and framed to an overall size of 25.5 x 28 in., and aside from some areas of foxing on the painting's surface, the art is in Good condition.

    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Framed - without Glass, Large (view shipping information)

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    March, 2009
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