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Francis Luis Mora (American, 1874-1940) The Artist
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Francis Luis Mora (American, 1874-1940)

The Artist's Wife and Her Sister Arranging Flowers and Ribbons, alternatively titled Sonia and Lola at Leisure
Signed and dated "F. Luis Mora 1911" l.l.
Oil on canvas, 35 3/4 x 39 3/4 in. (91.0 x 101.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, retouch, craquelure.

Provenance: Purchased from DeVille Galleries, Los Angeles, 1980.

Literature: Lynne Pauls Baron, F. Luis Mora: America's First Hispanic Master 1874-1940 (Madison, CT: Falk Art Reference, 2008), Illustrated plate 6.13.

N.B. The work depicts the artist's wife Sophia "Sonia" Brown Compton Mora (at right), and his sister-in-law, Lola Compton (at left) at the Compton Family Home, Perth Amboy, New Jersey.

We wish to thank Lynne Pauls Baron for her kind assistance with cataloguing the lot; the present work will be included in her forthcoming catalogue raisonné on Mora.
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Condition: According to Tom Yost Conservation report dated 11/5/2010, refill and inpaint applied to scattered narrow vertically trending losses in upper background, up to 2 inches in length. A few small losses in face and arm of woman on right as well as a vertical loss between the hands of the woman on right [Sophia]. Two small losses on edge of hair on woman on left [Lola], concentrated losses 1/16 to 1 inch in size in table, grapes, and vases. Detailed conservation report can be provided upon request.

Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.
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Francis Luis Mora (American, 1874-1940) The Artist

Estimate $15,000 - $20,000
Sep 09, 2011
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Starting Price $7,500
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0531: Francis Luis Mora (American, 1874-1940) The Artist

Sold for $16,000
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Est. $15,000 - $20,000Starting Price $7,500
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Sep 09, 2011 12:00 PM EDT
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Francis Luis Mora (American, 1874-1940)

The Artist's Wife and Her Sister Arranging Flowers and Ribbons, alternatively titled Sonia and Lola at Leisure
Signed and dated "F. Luis Mora 1911" l.l.
Oil on canvas, 35 3/4 x 39 3/4 in. (91.0 x 101.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Lined, retouch, craquelure.

Provenance: Purchased from DeVille Galleries, Los Angeles, 1980.

Literature: Lynne Pauls Baron, F. Luis Mora: America's First Hispanic Master 1874-1940 (Madison, CT: Falk Art Reference, 2008), Illustrated plate 6.13.

N.B. The work depicts the artist's wife Sophia "Sonia" Brown Compton Mora (at right), and his sister-in-law, Lola Compton (at left) at the Compton Family Home, Perth Amboy, New Jersey.

We wish to thank Lynne Pauls Baron for her kind assistance with cataloguing the lot; the present work will be included in her forthcoming catalogue raisonné on Mora.
Condition
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<br><br>Condition: According to Tom Yost Conservation report dated 11/5/2010, refill and inpaint applied to scattered narrow vertically trending losses in upper background, up to 2 inches in length. A few small losses in face and arm of woman on right as well as a vertical loss between the hands of the woman on right [Sophia]. Two small losses on edge of hair on woman on left [Lola], concentrated losses 1/16 to 1 inch in size in table, grapes, and vases. Detailed conservation report can be provided upon request.<br><br>Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.

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