Lot 1009: FLORENCE REASON, English, Active 1883-1903, A young girl with a basket of wild flowers., Oil on canvas, 27½" x 22".Platinum House
November 17, 2012
East Dennis, MA, USALive Auction
English, Active 1883-1903
A young girl with a basket of wild flowers. Signed "F. Reason". Housed in a superb carved gilt frame. Note: the painting has been trimmed and laid down on masonite. An approximate 1" strip of the trimmed canvas is taped to the reverse. The signature is located on this strip.
Oil on canvas, 27 1/2" x 22".
Trimmed and laid down on masonite. Considerable retouch and crazing throughout, including spiral crazing near her face. Some evidence of varnish residue. Gilt wood frame with some damage.
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