Lot 73: Francis De Erdely (1904-1959 Los Angeles, CA)
October 25, 2016
Monrovia, CA, USALive Auction
Description: ''News Seller'', paperboy, signed lower right: de erdely, titled and dated on gallery labels affixed verso: 1942, oil on canvas, 40'' H x 30'' W, est: $10,000/15,000. Exhibited: The Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, CA, n.d.
Condition Report: Visual: Generally good condition. Stretcher bar crease along the upper edge. Areas of craquelure lower left and lower right. Blacklight: A .25'' x 2'' area, a 1.5'' x 1'' area and a few small lines of touch-up lower center.
Provenance: Maxwell Galleries, San Francisco, CA; Tomlin Fine Arts, Santa Monica, CA; Private Collection, Pasadena, CA
Dimensions: 40'' H x 30'' W
Artist or Maker: Francis De Erdely (1904-1959 Los Angeles, CA)
Exhibited: The Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, CA, n.d
Medium: oil on canvas