Lot 120: IN THE GARDEN BY WALTER GAY (AMERICAN, 1856-1937).
December 10, 2016
St. Louis, MO, USALive Auction
IN THE GARDEN BY WALTER GAY (AMERICAN, 1856-1937).
Oil on canvas, unsigned. Oval-shaped painting depicting a garden sculpture of a female form in a landscape. Unframed 24"h. 20"w.
Original inventory tag verso notes initials "WG."
Unframed with a generous tacking edge. Under UV examination, small area (penny size) of inpaint upper right quadrant and scattered inpaint close to tacking edge upper right. Visible, stable craquelure standard for age throughout. Slightly yellowed varnish layer with minor surface grime.
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