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Luis Lusnich O/B Social Realist Painting of a Girl

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Lot 0019
Luis Lusnich,Argentina,1911-1995
A young girl sits staring out into the distance holding a white crinkled kerchief in one hand with her mother running a loom in the background. The social realist style of Lusnich is reminiscent of the early works of Diego Riviera (1886-1957) and Frida Kahlo (1907-1954).
Oil on Masonite,Masonite 39" x 13 1/4",
From the collection of an Uxbridge, Massachusetts gentleman.
Signed "L. Lusnich" and dated "'31" in lower left corner, labeled "Lusnich" on verso in the upper middle, with unintelligible writing in the upper right corner.

Condition

Minor surface abrasions, otherwise good condition.

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Luis Lusnich O/B Social Realist Painting of a Girl

Estimate $400 - $600Aug 17
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Cranston, RI, USA
Auction Curated By:
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Travis Landry
Specialist & Auctioneer, American & European Fine & Decorative Arts, Pop Culture Including Collectibles, Comics & Toys
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Kevin Bruneau
President & Auctioneer, Asian Arts, 19-20th Century Decorative Arts