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    Virgil Finlay (American, 1914-1971)
    The Thief of Forthe, Weird Tales magazine cover, July 1937
    Oil on board
    17-1/2 x 13-3/8 inches (44.5 x 34.0 cm) (sight)
    Signed and dated lower left

    Board measures 21 x 27 inches and painted black. All lettering is on a three color mat and not adhered to the art.




    Condition Report*: Board is matted; two small spot of brown discoloration to the yellow pigment; one small possible scuff to the extreme lower edge; otherwise, there do not appear to be any other major condition issues affecting the work.
    Framed Dimensions 30 X 22.5 Inches
    *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. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. 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. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2020
    24th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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