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Lot 63Richard Hayley Lever
American, 1876-1958
Spring Time, 1939
Signed Hayley Lever (ll); inscribed as titled and dated 1939 on the stretcher
Oil on canvas
10 1/8 x 12 1/16 inches

Spanierman Gallery, New York

Sold for $938
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Glue relined. Paper tape along the edges. Scattered craquelure in the upper right quadrant, especially in the sky and tree, with corresponding paint loss. Scattered paint loss thoroughout, especially in the trees and the roof of the barn. Three areas of restoration in the upper right and left quadrants, diameter of the largest approximately 1 1/2 inch. No further restoration visible under UV light.

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