Description

    JAMES R. BLAKE (American, b. 1932)
    Big Daisy and Untitled (Storybook Mushroom) (two works)
    Oil on canvas; ink and watercolor on board
    30 x 30 inches (76.2 x 76.2 cm)
    8-1/2 x 15 inches (21.6 x 38.1 cm) (sight)
    One signed lower left: James R Blake
    One signed lower right: Jim Blake

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF RUTH CARTER STEVENSON TO BENEFIT THE AMON CARTER MUSEUM

    PROVENANCE:
    Carlin Galleries, Fort Worth, Texas. (Big Daisy)


    Estimate: $1,500 - $2,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Big Daisy: unlined canvas; faint stretcher marks visible along all edges, more so along the bottom edge; otherwise, no visible condition issues. Untitled (Storybook Mushroom): slight paper discoloration throughout with some a few spots of light foxing; otherwise, no visible condition issues. Overall size of the board measures 11-1/4 x 17-1/2 inches. Matted and framed under glass; framed dimensions measure 16 x 22-3/4 inches.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2015
    16th Saturday
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