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    ROBERT PREUSSER (1919-1992)
    Rock Relief, 1967
    Mixed media on canvas
    28in. x 36in.
    Signed lower right
    Signed, dated and titled verso

    Some artists have referred to oil painting as sculpture in color due to the effect of the impasto in oil paint. Robert Preusser, who as an advanced modernist was a great experimenter in materials and media, takes this one step further creating a sculpture on canvas, the surface of which more resembles rock and metal than paint.

    Provenance: Estate of Robert Preusser

    Exhibited: Cambridge Art Association



    Estimate: $2,500 - $5,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Excellent condition. Period frame in excellent condition.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2006
    10th Saturday
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