Lot 149: Christian Von Schneidau (1893-1976 Los Angeles, CA)
October 25, 2016
Monrovia, CA, USALive Auction
Description: ''Delighted'', reclining nude in an interior, signed lower left: C. von Schneidau, titled and numbered verso (visible in a photograph affixed verso of the original canvas prior to lining): P. 1103, oil on canvas laid to waxed canvas, 44'' H x 52'' W, est: $5000/7000. Exhibited: California Art Club, Pasadena, CA, n.d.
Condition Report: Visual: Stable craquelure throughout. Blacklight: A 17'' x 17.5'' area of older touch-up in the center on the figure and the background. A pea-sized spot of newer touch-up right center. A pea-sized and two 2-2.5'' vertical lines of newer touch-up in the upper center.
Provenance: Private Collection, Pasadena, CA
Dimensions: 44'' H x 52'' W
Artist or Maker: Christian Von Schneidau (1893-1976 Los Angeles, CA)
Exhibited: California Art Club, Pasadena, CA, n.d
Medium: oil on canvas laid to waxed canvas