052011: CLIFTON WHEELER OIL/CANVAS 23" X 31", LANDSCAPE
CLIFTON WHEELER (AMERICAN 1883-1953), OIL ON CANVAS, 23" X 31", LANDSCAPE:Signed lower left. Label: Lieber Co. Indianapolis. From the Collection of Magdelena Beck Taylor of Huntington, Indiana purchased circa 1925 and descended through four generations to present owner.
Glass in front of canvas has not been removed. Gold leaf frame. Jw (UV clean; overall craquelure; has a spacer between the painting and the glass so there is no sticking to the glass; frame in as is condition: chips and losses including a long area along the bottom on the right; losses to the gilt and frame having cracks. Rf, 4-18-2012 and 5-11-2012 and 5-18-2012)