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Two (2) Gaspare J. Ruffolo (American/Illinois, 1908-1997) oil paintings. 1st item: Asian themed tabletop still life painting depicting a red parrot on a naturalistic wood perch with flowering branches to the right. Housed in a simple wood frame. Signed Ruffolo and dated '39, lower left. Sight -17 1/2" H x 13 1/2" W. Framed - 19 1/2" H x 15 1/2" W. 2nd item: Oil on board still life painting depicting a Tang style horse with Chinese figure in the background. Signed Ruffolo, and dated 1943, lower left. Housed in a contemporary bamboo gilt frame. Sight - 13 3/8" H x 10 3/8" W. Framed - 18" H x 15" W. Note: Paintings from a direct descendant of the artist. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)


1st item: Minor rubbing to left margin. Light 1" scratch to base of perch. Minor scuffs to frame. 2d item: Painting very good condition, minor abrasions to frame.

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Estimate $400 - $450Aug 5, 2017
4310 Papermill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37909
United States
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