Lot 55: NORMAN ROCKWELL | Preliminary Study for "The Peace Corps (JFK's Bold Legacy)"
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: oil, pencil, and gesso on canvas
Oil, pencil, and gesso on canvas, canvas is not lined. Surface: In generally good condition aside from a visibly repaired patch at the lower center and lower right. UNDER UV: Scattered areas of inpainting and lines of inpainting to address the aforementioned patch, and along lower and right edges.
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Illustration House, New York
Private Collection, Scarsdale, New York
By descent from the above to the present owner
Dimensions: 20 by 31 1/2 inches
Medium: oil, pencil, and gesso on canvas
Saleroom Notice: Please note that accompanying this lot is a smaller, unframed, section of this study for The Peace Corps (JFK's Bold Legacy). For complete details, see the note in our online catalogue.