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Lot 24Edward Chalmers Leavitt
American, 1842-1904
Still Life with Strawberries, Grapes and Oranges, 1898
Signed E.C. Leavitt and dated 1898 (ll); inscribed oranges on the reverse
Oil on canvas
12 1/4 x 16 1/4 inches

Provenance:
David Hull, New York

Estate of Frank P. Stetz


Sold for $2,813
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Some colors fluoresce under UV examination. Two patches on the reverse, 1/2 x 1/2" and 1 x 1", with corresponding inpaint; one other small 1/2" pair in lower left quadrant. Scattered areas of inpaint and possible strengthening. Cracquelure extends through areas that fluorese. 1 1/2" split at canvas overlap at upper right.


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