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    Stanley Meltzoff (American, 1917-2006)
    Ruth Olsen, The Docent at the MOMA, circa 1946
    Oil on panel
    41-1/2 x 19-7/8 inches (105.4 x 50.5 cm)
    Signed and titled on the reverse

    Property from the estate of the Stanley Meltzoff.

    Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500.

    Condition Report*: Under UV exam, A heavy discolored varnish that fluoresces green makes it difficult to discern inpaint. Two, 1 inch size spots of possible inpaint right of the head. Two, 1 inch spots of inpaint on the extreme right edge. 3 inch diagonal scuff in the lower left quadrant. 1/4 inch dot of loss along lower edge. Frame abrasion, most noticeable along lower edge. Craquelure, noticeable in raking light.
    Framed Dimensions 25.5 X 47.5 Inches
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    Auction Info

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    13th Monday
    Auction Dates
    4th Monday
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    81 Days
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