1037: Alexander Rowan (1852-*)
Hero Watching for Leander, signed and dated lower right: Alex Rowan 1880, with an inscription and title on the lower stretcher bar, oil on canvas, 16.25'' x 14'', est:$800/1200. Provenance: Private Collection, Los Angeles, CA
Visual: Fine scattered craquelure and paint shrinkage throughout. Tack holes along the lower and right edges and and creases about .5'' from the edge; the painting's size was reduced at a prior point, affixed to stretchers and then resized to the original dimension. Blacklight: No evidence of touch-up under blacklight.