Lot 7200: Oil On Canvas Painting HARRY SEFARBI 31" Signed Abstract Figures Interior Philadelphia PA Barnes Foundation Modernist Vintage Original Framed Art
November 27, 2016
Freeville, NY, USALive Auction
Details: This sizeable, striking original oil on canvas painting by the noted American modernist Harry Sefarbi depicts abstracted figures in a colorful interior and is ornately framed to approx. 23"x31".
The piece is signed and addressed on the stretcher. Another unsigned companion piece, identically framed, is included in this catalog, along with a small pastel dated 1964.
Sefarbi (1917-2009) attended the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and, in 1947, he enrolled in the two-year course at the Barnes Foundation, where he later taught and into which one of his portraits was accessioned. Other notable collections include the Woodmere Art Museum and Newmann & Saudners.
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Condition / Notes: This painting shows beautifully with minimal signs of age or handling. The frame is solid and intact. We identify any advance condition issues that are readily apparent during the cataloging process; no pieces were examined outside their frames/mounts, under ultraviolet light or magnification, or by a trained conservator.
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