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Lot 0157
"Taxco, Mexico", figures on a path in a neighborhood
Oil on canvas
Signature incised lower right: A. Thieme and with the copyright symbol, titled and numbered verso: 1004
30" H x 36" W
Provenance: Presented as a wedding gift in 1947 to Edward and Audrey Scheller by Edward's grandmother, Gladys Carson Scheller Burns, a noted 7th generation Californio from the first Spanish land grant, Rancho San Pedro. The present work hung in the Scheller's adobe home in Los Alamos; Grand Central Art Galleries, Inc., New York, NY.
Notes: Framed size: 39" H x 45" W x 2.5" D.

Condition

Visual: Generally good condition. Craquelure throughout. Paint loss and instability scattered along the upper edge. A small spot of paint loss upper center. Tiny spots of grime scattered throughout. Blacklight: No evidence of restoration under blacklight. Some pigments fluoresce under blacklight but these appear to be in the hand of the artist.

Starting Bid

$3,000.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 25%

Anthony Thieme (1888 - 1954 Rockport, MA)

Estimate $6,000 - $8,000Mar 28, 2018