Lot 29: Ida Maynard Curtis (1860-1959 Carmel, CA)
October 25, 2016
Monrovia, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Two children seated on a porch, signed lower left: I.M. Curtis, oil on canvas, 20'' H x 24'' W, est: $4000/6000.
Condition Report: Visual: Stable craquelure throughout. A small spot of loss in the lower right. Canvas is loose and rippled. Blacklight: A 2.5'' x .5'' area of blooming mold in the right center near the edge. A few spots of yellow-green pigment fluoresce in the trees but this is presumed to be in the hand of the artist.
Provenance: The University Club, Pasadena, CA
Dimensions: 20'' H x 24'' W
Artist or Maker: Ida Maynard Curtis (1860-1959 Carmel, CA)
Medium: oil on canvas