Lot 35: LOUISA MATTHÍASDÓTTIR, (AMERICAN, 1917-2000)"WHITE AND BLACK SHEEP"
December 6, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
"WHITE AND BLACK SHEEP"
Signed bottom left, oil on canvas.
Executed circa 1982.
13 x 15 in. (33 x 38.1cm)
Robert Schoelkopf Gallery, New York, New York.
Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Private Collection, New Jersey (acquired from the above in 1983).
"Four Painters/Recent Work," Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 19 - August 5, 1983.
With a few very faint, almost imperceptible minute liquid splatters intermittently. These are more evident against the white sheep but overall, are mostly very difficult to detect. With faint minor surface soiling, some minor dust verso, otherwise, overall in very good, original condition.
Please note that according to handwritten notations verso, this work likely also should include mention of the Robert Schoelkopf Gallery, New York, New York. This gallery represented the artist in the early 1980's.
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