Lot 158: Arthur E. Beaumont (1890-1978 Los Angeles, CA)
October 25, 2016
Monrovia, CA, USALive Auction
Description: ''Shore Leave'', USS Alabama - Pearl Harbor, signed and dated twice lower right: Arthur Beaumont / 1944, inscribed and with alternate date lower right: USS Alabama / Jan. 22, '46, signed again in pencil on the matting lower right, titled and inscribed again in pencil on the matting lower left, inscribed in another hand verso, watercolor on paper under glass, sight size: 15'' H x 19.25'' W, est: $3000/4000. Note: Paper size: 17.5'' H x 21'' W.
Condition Report: Visual: Generally good condition. Toning to the paper, lighter toning along the extreme edges due to a previous matting. Mounted to the recto mat with brown paper tape and masking tape along the four edges.
Notes: Paper size: 17.5'' H x 21'' W
Provenance: Private Collection, Southern California
Dimensions: sight size: 15'' H x 19.25'' W
Artist or Maker: Arthur E. Beaumont (1890-1978 Los Angeles, CA)
Medium: watercolor on paper under glass