Lot 120: MABEL ALVAREZ | Flower Shop
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: oil on canvas
Oil on canvas, canvas is not lined. Surface: In generally good condition aside from craquelure in the areas of heavier impasto. There are two pieces of tape adhered to the surface of the painting and seem to be the intention of the artist. UNDER UV: No apparent inpainting; there is an uneven varnish.
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Provenance: Private Collection, Los Angeles
Dimensions: 39 3/4 by 29 3/4 inches
Medium: oil on canvas