Lot 30: Alfred James Dewey (1874-1958 Sierra Madre, CA)
October 25, 2016
Monrovia, CA, USALive Auction
Description: ''Beauty and the Beast'', view of a Southern California backyard, signed lower left: Alfred James Dewey, dated and titled on a label affixed verso: 1951, oil on masonite, 30'' H x 36'' W, est: $2000/3000.
Condition Report: Visual: Generally good condition. Blacklight: No evidence of restoration under blacklight.
Provenance: Estate of the artist; by descent in the artist's family to the present owner, Private Collection, Santa Paula, CA
Dimensions: 30'' H x 36'' W
Artist or Maker: Alfred James Dewey (1874-1958 Sierra Madre, CA)
Medium: oil on masonite