Lot 48Henry Alexander
Still Life with Phoenician Glass
Signed Henry Alexander (lr)
Oil on canvas
22 1/4 x 27 1/4 inches
Maxwell Galleries, San Francisco
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Friedman, Piedmont , CA
San Francisco, CA, M. H. De Young Memorial Museum, Paintings by Henry Alexander, Feb. 3 - April 1, 1973
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There is a 1 1/2 x 1/2 inch area of inpainting at the lower left corner that may be associated with a repaired tear. There is a distortion to the surface in the center left they may also be associated with an older repaired tear. A few spots of inpainting are present in th background and in the center of plate. The work is relined and at the lower left edge the canvas is seperating from the lining.