DescriptionWILLIAM LESTER (1910-1991)
Oil on linen
30 x 44 inches (76.2 x 111.8 cm)
Signed and titled verso
A modernist depiction of a jazz quintet including guitar, percussion, banjo, bass, and trumpet. From its very earliest days, jazz (because of its free-form musical style) has been associated with modernist and abstract painting.
Estate of William Lester
Valley House Gallery
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000.
Excellent condition; original canvas. Original artist-designed period frame in excellent condition.
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